WoRMS taxon details

Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)

138818  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138818)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Schumacher C.F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. Schultz, Copenghagen. iv + 288 pp., 22 pls. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329 [details]   
Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan  
Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138818 on 2018-05-21
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original description  (ofAstarte islandica Deshayes in d'Orbigny, 1849) Orbigny C.D. d' (1841-1849). Dictionnaire universel d’histoire naturelle,. Renard & Martinet, Paris 13 vols. + 3 vols. Atlas (vol. 1 (1841), 2 (1842), 3 (1843), 4 (1844), 5 (1848), 6 (1845).:  [details]   

original description  (ofTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Schumacher C.F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. Schultz, Copenghagen. iv + 288 pp., 22 pls. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte bornholmi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte fjordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte jenseni Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte moerchi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte nordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte nuuki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte silki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic Astarte species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) Broderip W. J. & Sowerby G. B. (1829). Observations on new or intersting mollusca contained, for the most part, in the Museum of the Zoological Society. Zoological Journal, 4: 359-379, pl. 9, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27485275
page(s): 365 [details]   

original description  (ofCrassina semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819) Leach W. E. (1819). A list of invertebrate animals discovered by H. M. S. Isabella, in a voyage to the Arctic regions: corrected by W. E. Leach. Appendix II. [in] Ross J., A voyage of discovery in His Majesty's ships Isabella and Alexander (in 1818) for thepurpose of exploring Baffin's bay and enquiring into the possibility of a northwest passage. London pp. XXXIX + 252 con 29 pl. e 3 mappe:  [details]   

original description  (ofCrassina corrugata T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London. 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 16 [details]   

original description  (ofCrassina depressa T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London. 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 18 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte borealis var. placenta Leche, 1878) Leche W. (1878). Öfversigt öfver de af svenska expeditionerna till Novaja Semlja och Jenissej 1875 och 1876 insamlade. Hafsmollusker. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, N.F., 16(2): 1-86, pl. 1-2, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33811522 [details]   

original description  (ofAstarte borealis var. rhomboidalis Leche, 1878) Leche W. (1878). Öfversigt öfver de af svenska expeditionerna till Novaja Semlja och Jenissej 1875 och 1876 insamlade. Hafsmollusker. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, N.F., 16(2): 1-86, pl. 1-2, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33811522 [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. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [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 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 Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source de Kluijver, M. J.; Ingalsuo, S. S.; de Bruyne, R. H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Turgeon, D.; Quinn, J.F.; Bogan, A.E.; Coan, E.V.; Hochberg, F.G.; Lyons, W.G.; Mikkelsen, P.M.; Neves, R.J.; Roper, C.F.E.; Rosenberg, G.; Roth, B.; Scheltema, A.; Thompson, F.G.; Vecchione, M.; Williams, J.D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. American Fisheries Society Special Publication, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte islandica Deshayes in d'Orbigny, 1849) 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  (ofTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte jenseni Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte fjordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte bornholmi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) 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  (ofAstarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofAstarte olchovica Petrov, 1982) 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  (ofAstarte producta G. B. Sowerby II, 1874) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte producta G. B. Sowerby II, 1874) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofAstarte richardsonii Reeve, 1855) 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  (ofAstarte subtrigona G. B. Sowerby II, 1874) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte subtrigona G. B. Sowerby II, 1874) Petit, R. E. (2009). George Brettingham Sowerby, I, II & III: their conchological publications and molluscan taxa. Zootaxa. 2189: 1–218., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2009/f/z02189p218f.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte silki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte nuuki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte nordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAstarte moerchi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Zettler M.L. (2001). Recent geographical distribution of the Astarte borealis complex, its nomenclature and bibliography. Schriften zur Malakozoolgie 18: 1-14 [details]   

basis of record  (ofCyrena depressa Lamarck, 1818) Huber M. (2015). Compendium of bivalves 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte borealis var. rhomboidalis Leche, 1878) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofCrassina depressa T. Brown, 1827) 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]   

basis of record  (ofCrassina corrugata T. Brown, 1827) 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]   

basis of record  (ofCrassina semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819) 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]   

basis of record  (ofCrassina withami J. Smith, 1839) 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]   

basis of record  (ofMactra veneriformis Wood, 1828) 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]   

basis of record  (ofTridonta cavalli Pollonera, 1901) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte borealis crassa Pfeffer, 1886) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte semisulcata var. placenta Mörch, 1869) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAstarte borealis var. placenta Leche, 1878) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 2.5 to 5 cm in size [details]

Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [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 
Danish astartemusling  [details]
Dutch grote astarte [from synonym]  [details]
English boreal astarte  [details]
Japanese シオフキ [from synonym]  [details]