WoRMS taxon details

Volutopsius norwegicus (Gmelin, 1791)

138938  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138938)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Strombus norwegicus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   
Distribution Range: 77.58°N to 42°N; 93°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada:...  
Distribution Range: 77.58°N to 42°N; 93°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Baffin Island, Quebec [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Volutopsius norwegicus (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138938 on 2021-11-27
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original description  (of Strombus norwegicus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin J.F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

original description  (of Fusus largillierti Petit de la Saussaye, 1851) Petit [de la Saussaye] S. (1851). Description d'une nouvelle espèce du genre Fuseau (<i>Fusus</i>), Lam. <em>Journal de Conchyliologie.</em> 2: 254-255, pl. 7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15855129
page(s): 255, pl. 7 fig. 6 [details]   

basis of record Bouchet, P. & Warén, A. (1985). Revision of the Northeast Atlantic bathyal and abyssal Neogastropoda excluding Turridae (Mollusca, Gastropoda). <em>Bollettino Malacologico.</em> supplement 1: 121-296., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/140763 [details]   

additional source Fraussen K., McKay D.W. & Drewery J. (2013) On the discovery of a new <i>Volutopsius</i> (Gastropoda, Buccinidae) from the north-eastern Atlantic Ocean. <i>Journal of Conchology</i> 41(4): 453-459. [November 2013], available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/258093.pdf [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. <i>American Fisheries Society Special Publication</i>, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 96 [details]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Range: 77.58°N to 42°N; 93°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Baffin Island, Quebec [details]

Habitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LanguageName 
English Norway whelk  [details]
German Norwegische Wellhornschnecke  [details]