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Mating Clione limacina (Philipps, 1774)

Tim Boxhammer, Michael Sswat, Peter Kohnert, Michael Schrödl & Ulf Riebesell
In July 2010 the authors observed two mating specimens of Clione limacina (Phipps, 1774) in the surface water of the Arctic Kongsfjord, Svalbard (78° 57.6564’ N, 12° 2.55558’ E). Clione limacina is a holopelagic gastropod mollusc that belongs to the monophyletic group Pteropoda, which members are characterized by the possession of paired, wing-like appendages. These "wings" constitute a modified gastropod foot and are used for active swimming. Two subgroups of pteropods exist, the shelled Thecosomata...


Klaus Getzlaff & Tobias Schulzki
Sea Surface Temperature (5-daily average) with shading from Sea Surface Height overlayed with Sea Ice coverage from the high-resolution VIKING20X simulation for the period 2000 to 2009 (GEOMAR Ocean modelling group; contact: Klaus Getzlaff)

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