WoRMS taxon details

Antalis entalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

150534  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:150534)

accepted
Species
Antalis entale (Linnaeus, 1758) · unaccepted > misspelling (species name entalis is...)  
species name entalis is invariable
Dentalium (Antalis) entale [sic] · unaccepted (misspelling)
Dentalium (Antalis) entale stimpsoni J. B. Henderson, 1920 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Dentalium entalis Linnaeus, 1758 · unaccepted > superseded combination (currently placed in genus...)  
currently placed in genus Antalis
Dentalium stimpsoni J. B. Henderson, 1920 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Dentalium striolatum W. Stimpson, 1851 · unaccepted > junior homonym (invalid: junior homonym of...)  
invalid: junior homonym of Dentalium striolatum Risso, 1826; Dentalium (Antalis) entale stimpsoni Henderson, 1920 is a replacement name
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Dentalium entalis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 785 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Atlantic Ocean, without a precise locality  
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, without a precise locality [details]
Distribution 60°N to 42°N; 70°W to 45°W, Nova Scotia to Cape Cod, Mass.; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); southern Gaspe...  
Distribution 60°N to 42°N; 70°W to 45°W, Nova Scotia to Cape Cod, Mass.; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), 8 to 2195 m (live 8 to 48 m) [details]

Distribution All coasts, but uncommon in south, not present around Channel Islands  
Distribution All coasts, but uncommon in south, not present around Channel Islands [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Antalis entalis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=150534 on 2024-04-17
Date
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2005-04-04 14:40:54Z
created
2008-03-12 15:15:40Z
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2008-12-22 09:27:02Z
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2023-03-28 08:46:54Z
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original description  (of Dentalium entalis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 785 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Dentalium striolatum W. Stimpson, 1851) Stimpson, W. (1851). On several new species of shells from the northern coast of New England. <em>Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 4: 113-114., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8870823
page(s): 114 [details]   

original description  (of Dentalium entalis var. infundibulum Jeffreys, 1869) Jeffreys, J. G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): 197 [details]   

original description  (of Dentalium entalis var. anulata Jeffreys, 1865) Jeffreys, J. G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187 [details]   

original description  (of Dentalium (Antalis) entale stimpsoni J. B. Henderson, 1920) Henderson, J. B. (1920). A monograph of the east American scaphopod mollusks. <em>United States National Museum Bulletin.</em> 111(20): 1-177., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33255
page(s): 35-38, pl. 4, figs 2-4; note: replacement name for Dentalium striolatum Stimpson, 1851, non Risso, 1826 [details]   

basis of record Hayward, P.J. & J.S. Ryland (Eds.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. <em>Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK.</em> 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Morton J.E. 1959. The habits and feeding organs of <i>Dentalium entalis</i>. <i>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom</i> 38(2): 225-238., available online at http://sabella.mba.ac.uk/1985/01/The_habits_and_feeding_organs_of_Dentalium_entalis.pdf [details]   

status source Steiner, G.; Kabat, A. R. (2004). Catalog of species-group names of Recent and fossil Scaphopoda (Mollusca). Zoosystema. 26(4): 549-726., available online at http://web.archive.org/web/20070315080136/http://www.mnhn.fr/museum/front/medias/publication/3271_z04n4a1.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

From editor or global species database
Type locality Atlantic Ocean, without a precise locality [details]

From other sources
Diet feed on mainly foraminiferans [details]

Dimensions general, tusk shells range from less than 5 mm to 90 mm [details]

Distribution 60°N to 42°N; 70°W to 45°W, Nova Scotia to Cape Cod, Mass.; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle Valley), 8 to 2195 m (live 8 to 48 m) [details]

Distribution All coasts, but uncommon in south, not present around Channel Islands [details]

Habitat shelf to bathyal [details]

Habitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction sexes are separate, fertilization is external [details]
LanguageName 
Danish almindelig søtand  [details]
Dutch olifantstandjegladde olifantstand  [details]
English tusk shell [from synonym]North European elephant tuskcommon elephant tusk  [details]
French dentale de Stimpson [from synonym]dentale [from synonym]  [details]
German NordeuropäischeElefantenzahnschnecke  [details]