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An updated inventory of all known specimens of the coelacanth, Latimeria spp.

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Rik Nulens, Lucy Scott and Marc Herbin. 2011.
(Smithiana Special Publication 3). SAIAB. 52 pp., col. ill., 30cm. Paperback.


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http://www.saiab.ac.za/uploads/files/spec._pub._3_-_coelacanth_inventory.pdf

Listed are all known specimens of the coelacanth Latimeria chaumnae Smith 1939 and L. menadoensis Pauyard et al. 1999. This list is based on a previous inventory published by the Coelacanth Conservation Council (1991). The list is extended by new catches, a further literature survey, and extensive correspondence with museums, aquariums, universities and other institutions worldwide.


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