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Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)

141134  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141134)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of ) Montagu, G. (1803). Testacea Britannica or natural history of British shells, marine, land, and fresh-water, including the most minute: Systematically arranged and embellished with figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp;; Vol. 2, pp. 293–606, pl. 1-16., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694
page(s): 223 [details]   
Distribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska  
Distribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803). Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2019) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141134 on 2020-03-30
Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2020). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Retusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141134 on 2020-03-30
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original description  (of ) Montagu, G. (1803). Testacea Britannica or natural history of British shells, marine, land, and fresh-water, including the most minute: Systematically arranged and embellished with figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp;; Vol. 2, pp. 293–606, pl. 1-16., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694
page(s): 223 [details]   

basis of record Valdés A. (2019). Northeast Pacific benthic shelled sea slugs. <em>Zoosymposia.</em> 13: 242-304., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zoosymposia.13.1.21
page(s): 279, figs 19A-C [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 Berry A.J. (1994). Foraminiferan prey in the annual life cycle of the predatory opisthobranch gastropod <i>Retusa obtusa</i> (Montagu). <i>Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 38(6)</i>: 603-612 [details]   

additional source Ceulemans L., Van Dingenen F. & Landau B.M. (2018). The lower Pliocene gastropods of Le Pigeon Blanc (Loire- Atlantique, northwest France). Part 5 – Neogastropoda (Conoidea) and Heterobranchia (<i>fine</i>). <em>Cainozoic Research.</em> 18(2): 89-176.
page(s): 122, pl. 7 fig. 9 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions maximum size of 3 mm in length [details]

Distribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska [details]

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

LanguageName 
Dutch oubliehorentjeoubliehoren  [details]
English pearl bubbleArctic barrel-bubble  [details]
French bulle arctique  [details]
German Kopfschildschnecke  [details]
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 034023)
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