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Unresolved name

Amauropsis andersoni

Description

provided by NMNH Antarctic Invertebrates

Amauropsis anderssoni (Strebel, 1906) (Figs 245, 246, 265)

Natica anderssoni Strebel, 1906: 142, pl. 11, figs 67a, b; Strebel, 1908: 61, pl. 5, figs 64a, b; Carcelles, 1950: 58.

Amauropsis anderssoni Powell, 1951: 116; Carcelles and Williamson, 1951: 283; Carcelles, 1953: 186; Powell, 1960: 114.

MATERIAL EXAMINED: Eltanin Stns 340, 1534; Discovery II Stn 474.

DISTRIBUTION: Amauropsis anderssoni has been recorded from off South Georgia (20-310 m) and from off the Falkland Islands (567-578 m).

REMARKS: The radula of a specimen from Eltanin Stn 1534 (Fig. 265) is similar to that figured by Powell (1951: 192, fig. J44) except that the inner marginal is simple.”

(Dell, 1990: 140)