WoRMS taxon details

Astarte crenata (Gray, 1824)

138820  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138820)

Not documented
Distribution Arctic seas to off Florida  
Distribution Arctic seas to off Florida [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Astarte crenata (Gray, 1824). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138820 on 2020-09-26
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z

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original description  (of Astarte crenata var. inflata Hägg, 1904) Hägg R. (1904-1905). Mollusca und Brachiopoda gesammelt von der schwedischen Polarexpedition nach Spitzbergen, dem nordöstlichen Grönland und Jan Mayen im Jahre 1900. <i>Arkiv for Zoologi</i>, 2(2): 1-66 [1904]; 2(13): 1-136 [1905]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6393420 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Abbott R. T. (1974). American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 2.5 to 3 cm in size [details]

Distribution Arctic seas to off Florida [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
English crenulate astarte  [details]
German Kerben-Astarte  [details]