RFEMS Bulletin

RFEMS Bulletins"Bulletin of the Russian Far East Malacological Society" is the information edition publishing original scientific papers in the field of systematics, faunistics, morphology, ecology, biogeography, and faunal history of marine, fresh, and fossil mollusks, book reviews, information on active and gone members of RFEMS, current bibliography of the RFEMS members, announcements about forthcoming and carried out malacological conferences and meetings, and other information being of interest of malacologists. All information may be published both in Russian and English.

"Bulletin…" is distributed free of charge among members of the Russian Far East Malacological Society, regional malacological societies of the Asian-Pacific region countries and among leading malacologists in the world as well as delivered to libraries of scientific institutions in which mollusks are studied.

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ISSN 1560-8425


Konstantin A. Lutaenko
NSCMB FEB RAS, Vladivostok 690041, Russia


Kazutaka Amano
Joetsu University of Education, Joetsu, Niigata Pref. 943, Japan

Viktor V. Bogatov
FSC of Biodiversity FEB RAS, Vladivostok 690022, Russia

Maxim V. Vinarski
Saint Petersburg University, St. Petersburg 199034, Russia

Vladimir V. Gulbin
NSCMB FEB RAS, Vladivostok 690041, Russia

Yuri I. Kantor
A.N. Severtzov Institute of Ecology and Evolution of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow 119071, Russia

Eugene V. Coan
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara 93105-2935, California, USA

Larisa A. Prozorova
FSC of Biodiversity FEB RAS, Vladivostok 690022, Russia

Zhang Junlong
Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Qingdao 266071, People’s Republic of China

Kwang-Sik Choi
Jeju National University, Jeju 690-756, Republic of Korea

Satoshi Chiba
Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture 980-8577, Japan