New Thaumastus

A paper with a description of a new Thaumastus species from southern Brazil has just been published (Colley, 2012).

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It describes a new species from Paran??, S??o Jos?? dos Pinhais e Guaratuba, Hydro-electric Powerplant Guaricana, Thaumastus straubei n.sp., for which also the anatomy (mandibula, radula and genitalia) is described. The holotype is in the Rio de Janeiro museum (MNRJ 11890).

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Reference:

Colley, E., 2012. Nova esp??cie de Thaumastus da Floresta Atl??ntica do Paran??, Brasil (Mollusca, Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Bulimuloidea). – Iheringia 102: 43-47.

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