First Record of Peregrinamor ohshimai (Mollusca: Bivalvia) from Korea

  • Kil, Hyun-Jong (Invertebrate Research Division, National Institute of Biological Resources) ;
  • Park, Tae-Seo (Invertebrate Research Division, National Institute of Biological Resources)
  • Published : 2009.07.31


The specimens of Peregrinamor ohshimai, an ecto-commensal species to Upogebia major, were collected from the mudflat of Chilcheondo Is., Geoje-si, Gyungsangnam-do, Korea and diagnostic characters of P. ohshimai were analyzed. The genus Peregrinamor is reported in Korean fauna for the first time.


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