Compressidentalium subcurvatum (Smith, 1906)

Scarabino, Victor, 2008, New species and new records of scaphopods from New Caledonia, Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle 196, pp. 215-268 : 232

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Compressidentalium subcurvatum (Smith, 1906)
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Compressidentalium subcurvatum (Smith, 1906)

Compressidentalium subcurvatum - Scarabino 1995: 261, figs 62e, k, 67, 71g. Material cited: 1 lot (1 spm) from northern New Caledonia, live in 720 m.

NEW MATERIAL EXAMINED. — New Caledonia proper. HALIPRO 1: stn CP 854, 21°40’S, 166°38’E, 650-780 m, 1 dd GoogleMaps .

DISTRIBUTION. — Global distribution: Philippines, live in 820- 100 m, Indonesia, live in 980-1080 m, New Caledonia, live in 720 m, Madagascar (Scarabino 1995), and Vanuatu and Fiji (unpublished). Distribution in the New Caledonian region: northern (Belep Islands) and southeastern New Caledonia, live in 720 m.

REMARKS. — Compressidentalium elizabethae (Lamprell & Healy, 1998: 91, figs 92A, 93A, 94) is a closely related species but with less strongly sculptured ribs.