WoRMS taxon details

Amauropsis islandica (Gmelin, 1791)

140521  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140521)

accepted
Species
Natica canaliculata Gould, 1840 (Invalid: junior primary homonym of Natica canaliculata Deshayes, 1832; Natica gouldii C. B. Adams, 1847 is a replacement name)
Natica gouldii C. B. Adams, 1847 (Invalid: junior primary homonym of Natica gouldii Philippi, 1845)
Natica purpurea Dall, 1871 (dubious synonym)
Nerita islandica Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
marine
(of Nerita islandica Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   
Distribution Range: 76°N to 37°N; 120°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada:...  
Distribution Range: 76°N to 37°N; 120°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Newfoundland, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Massachusetts, Georges Bank [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Amauropsis islandica (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140521 on 2021-03-08
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original description  (of Choristes elegans Carpenter, 1872) Dawson J.W. (1872). The post-Pliocene geology of Canada. Sub-kingdom Mollusca. <em>The Canadian Naturalist and Quarterly Journal of Science.</em> (n.s.)6(4): 369-416., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7714469
page(s): 392 [details]   

original description  (of Nerita islandica Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

original description  (of Natica helicoides G. Johnston, 1835) Johnston, G. (1835). Introduction to the natural history of molluscous animals. <em>Magazine of Natural History.</em> 8: 71-81. [details]   

original description  (of Natica canaliculata Gould, 1840) Gould A. A. (1840). Descriptions of thirteen new species of shells. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> (1) 38: 196-197., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30966509
page(s): 197. [details]   

original description  (of Natica gouldii C. B. Adams, 1847) Adams, C. B. (1847). Catalogue of the genera and species of recent shells in the collection of C.B. Adams. Justus Cobb, Middlebury, Vermont. 1-32., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12095972
page(s): 21. [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., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions maximum size of 25 to 35 mm  [details]

Distribution Range: 76°N to 37°N; 120°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Newfoundland, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Massachusetts, Georges Bank [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LanguageName 
Danish højspiret boresnegl  [details]
Dutch IJslandse tepelhoren  [details]
English Iceland moonsnail  [details]
French natice d'Islande  [details]
German Island-MondschneckeIsländische MondschneckeIsländische Bohrschnecke  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Amauropsis purpurea Holotype USNM 108988)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Choristes elegans Lectotype USNM 188948)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]