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Contact: Ivar Myklebust
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Worm-like Molluscs

Caption: Aplacophorans are wormlike molluscs that live partially buried in the seabed. Simrothiella n.sp. is a to-date undescribed species that has been found in great numbers in Rijpfjorden on Svalbard.

Credit: Photo: Christiane Todt, University Museum of Bergen

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