WoRMS taxon details

Astyris lunata (Say, 1826)

160102  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160102)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook...  
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook Bay), Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Veracruz, Campeche State, Yucatan State, Campeche Bank, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Bermuda; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Grenada; Surinam, Brazil; Brazil: Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Astyris lunata (Say, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160102 on 2021-07-26
Date
action
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2005-05-30 17:18:14Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
checked
2010-09-01 19:50:42Z
changed

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original description  (of Buccinum zonale Gould, 1848) Gould, A. A. (1848). Descriptions of shells found in Connecticut, collected and named by the late Rev. J. H. Linsley. <em>The American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> (2) 6: 233-236., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27764378
page(s): 236, fig. 8. [details]   

original description  (of Columbella duclosiana d'Orbigny, 1845) Orbigny A. d'. (1841-1853). Mollusques. In: R. de la Sagra (ed.). <i>Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'Ile de Cuba</i>. Arthus Bertrand, Paris. Vol 1: 1-264 [pp. 1-240, pls 1-10?, 1841; 241-264, 1842]; Vol. 2: 1-380 [pp. 1-112, pls 10-21?, 1842; 113-128, 1844; 129-224, pls 22-25?, 1847; 225-380, pls 26-28, 1853]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/138987
page(s): pl. 21 figs 31-33 [details]   

original description  (of Columbella pusilla G. B. Sowerby I, 1844) Sowerby, G. B., I. (1844). Monograph of the genus <i>Columbella</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 1 (4): 109-146bis, pls 36-40. London, privately published. [11 April]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11076453
page(s): 144, pl. 40, figs. 182, 183 [details]   

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

context source (Bermuda) Jensen, R. H. (1997). A Checklist and Bibliography of the Marine Molluscs of Bermuda. Unp. , 547 pp [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 Rosenberg, G.; Moretzsohn, F.; García, E. F. (2009). Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 <i>in:</i> Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/33-Rosenberg%20et%20al%202009-Gastropoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. <em>Northeastern Naturalist.</em> 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Pelorce J. (2017). Les Columbellidae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda) de la Guyane française. <em>Xenophora Taxonomy.</em> 14: 4-21. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook Bay), Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Veracruz, Campeche State, Yucatan State, Campeche Bank, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Bermuda; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Grenada; Surinam, Brazil; Brazil: Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina [details]

Habitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English lunar dovesnail [from synonym]crescent mitrella [from synonym]  [details]
French mitrelle lunée  [details]
German Mond-Täubchenschnecke [from synonym]Mond-Täubchen [from synonym]  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (USNM 1436353)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (USNM 1442426)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 033870)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 102047)
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