WoRMS taxon details

Astarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854

156746  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156746)

accepted
Species
marine
Sowerby, G. B., II. (1842-1887). <i>Thesaurus Conchyliorum: Or monographs of genera of shells.</i> London, privately published: vol. 1: p. 1-438, pl. 1-91 [cover date 1847]; vol. 2: p. 439 899, pl. 92-186 [cover date 1855]; vol. 3: p. 1-331, pl. 187-290 [cover date: 1866]; vol. 4 p. 1-110, pl. 292-423 [cover date 1880]; vol. 5: p. 1-305, pl. 424-517 [cover date 1887] - <b>Details of dates in Petit R.E. 2009 <i>Zootaxa</i> 2189: 35-37</b>; dates of different parts behind cover page of volume I in the copy of BHL. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54562 [details]   
Distribution Arctic seas to off Florida  
Distribution Arctic seas to off Florida [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Astarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156746 on 2021-08-05
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2005-05-19 14:10:07Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2010-09-23 10:34:21Z
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2010-09-23 10:44:16Z
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original description Sowerby, G. B., II. (1842-1887). <i>Thesaurus Conchyliorum: Or monographs of genera of shells.</i> London, privately published: vol. 1: p. 1-438, pl. 1-91 [cover date 1847]; vol. 2: p. 439 899, pl. 92-186 [cover date 1855]; vol. 3: p. 1-331, pl. 187-290 [cover date: 1866]; vol. 4 p. 1-110, pl. 292-423 [cover date 1880]; vol. 5: p. 1-305, pl. 424-517 [cover date 1887] - <b>Details of dates in Petit R.E. 2009 <i>Zootaxa</i> 2189: 35-37</b>; dates of different parts behind cover page of volume I in the copy of BHL. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54562 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 693 p. (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]   

additional source Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 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 shallow-water species [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]
LanguageName 
English crenulate astarte  [details]
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 050854)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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