A new serpulid, Placostegus velimensis sp. nov., from the Lower Turonian of the Bohemian Cretaceous Basin

Manfred Jäger, Tomas Koci

Abstract


A new species of serpulid tube worm, Placostegus velimensis sp. nov., is described from the Lower Turonian of the Bohemian Cretaceous Basin. It differs from other species of the genus Placostegus in its relatively large size and quadrangular cross-section.


Keywords


Polychaeta, Serpulidae, Placostegus velimensis sp. nov., Taxonomy, Cretaceous, Bohemia, Czech Republic

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