Pteriomorphia (Mollusca : Bivalvia) from Ullng Island , Korea

울릉도 해안 익형아강(연체동물문: 이매패강)

  • Byung Lae Choe (Department of Biology, College of Science , Sung Kyun Kwan University) ;
  • Won Kim (Molecular Biology , College of Natural Sciences Seoul National University) ;
  • Jong Rak Lee (Molecular Biology , College of Natural Sciences Seoul National University) ;
  • Sook Hee Yoon (Molecular Biology , College of Natural Sciences Seoul National University)
  • Published : 1994.06.01

Abstract

Thirty-three species or subspecies of marine peteriomorphs from Ullng Island, Korea are described . All the described species are new to the fauna of this island. Among them, five speices, Modiolus (Modiolus) comptus Sowerby, 1915, Gregareiella coralliophaga(Gmelin, 1791) , Musculus (Musculus) laevigatus (Gray, 1824), Chlamys(Coralichlamys) jousseaumei Bavay, 19.4, Spndylus (Spondylus) varius Sowerby, 1829 are newly recorded in Korean waters. These five species are redescribed.