Taxonomy of Arabian Bivalves. Part 2. A new species of Semele (Bivalvia: Tellinoidea)
Author & date of last revision: admin on 20 November 2011
A new species of the bivalve genus Semele is described from the cold water upwelling area of the southern coast of Oman. Its close similarity to Eastern Pacific forms is further evidence of Tethyan relicts on the Oman coast.
Taxonomy, Bivalvia, Tellinoidea, Arabian Sea.