Marine Biology

, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp 47–48 | Cite as

Two new records of Planctosphaera larvae (Hemichordata: Planctosphaeroidea)

  • R. S. Scheltema


Two specimens of the rarely found Planctosphaera larva have been taken in the North Atlantic near Challenger Bank north of the Azores and in the North Equatorial Current, latitude 19°33′ N, longitude 40°01′ W.


Equatorial Current North Equatorial Current Bank North 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Scheltema
    • 1
  1. 1.Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionWoods HoleUSA

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