Vestalenula molopoensis ( Martens and Rossetti, 1997 )

Smith, Robin J., 2011, Groundwater, spring and interstitial Ostracoda (Crustacea) from Shiga Prefecture, Japan, including descriptions of three new species and one new genus, Zootaxa 3140, pp. 15-37: 34

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.207945

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6185491

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scientific name

Vestalenula molopoensis ( Martens and Rossetti, 1997 )
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Vestalenula molopoensis ( Martens and Rossetti, 1997)  

1997 Darwinula molopoensis   n. sp. —Martens and Rossetti: 59–60, figs 1, 3H–N.

nov. comb. 1998 Vestalenula molopoensis ( Martens and Rossetti, 1997)   —Rossetti & Martens: 76, figs 11 A–D, 27 N–Q.

Material examined. One female from a hole dug into a river bar consisting of cobbles, pebbles, gravel, coarse sand and mud of the Daido River, near the junction with the Seta River, Shiga Prefecture, N 34 º 56 ’ 03.8”, E 135 º 54 ’ 53.4 ”, 27 September 2009. Material collected by the author.

Remarks. Previous Japanese records of this species are restricted to one locality on the shores of Lake Biwa ( Smith & Janz 2009).