WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata Linnaeus, 1758

140431  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140431)

accepted
Species
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 670 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature ICZN direction 73: specific name of type...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature ICZN direction 73: specific name of type species of Mya Linnaeus, 1758 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to Nahant, Massachusetts; Europe;...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to Nahant, Massachusetts; Europe; Arctic seas to Washington; Japan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Circumboreal  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Circumboreal [details]
Gofas, S. (2004). Mya truncata. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140431 on 2017-12-17

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 670 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorbula gibbosa 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): 361 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya ovalis Turton, 1822) Turton W. (1822). Conchylia dithyra Insularum britannicarum. The bivalve shells of the British Islands. M.A. Natali, London, & Combe and son, Leicester. xlvii + 279 p., 20 pl., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=PjMOAAAAMAAJ [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia swainsoni Turton, 1822) Turton W. (1822). Conchylia dithyra Insularum britannicarum. The bivalve shells of the British Islands. M.A. Natali, London, & Combe and son, Leicester. xlvii + 279 p., 20 pl., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=PjMOAAAAMAAJ [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya uddevalensis Hancock, 1846) Krynicki A.J. (1837) Conchylia tam terrestria, quam fluviatilia et e maribus adjacentibus Imperii Rossici indigena, quae pro mutua offeruntur historiae naturalis cultoribus commutatione. Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou, 10(2): 50–64, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41311962 [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 Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [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 Amaro T., Duineveld G. & Tyler P. 2005. Does Mya truncata reproduce at its southern distribution limit? Preliminary information.  [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 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]   

additional source Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia swainsoni Turton, 1822) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata pelagica King, 1846) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata uddevallensis Forbes, 1846) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya truncata var. abbreviata Jeffreys, 1865) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya uddevalensis Hancock, 1846) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorbula gibbosa 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorbula gibbosa 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya ovalis Turton, 1822) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya praecisa Gould, 1850) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya pullus J. de C. Sowerby, 1826) 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]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature ICZN direction 73: specific name of type species of Mya Linnaeus, 1758 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 2.5 to 7.5 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to Nahant, Massachusetts; Europe; Arctic seas to Washington; Japan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Circumboreal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance edible [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
 

Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]
LanguageName 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorafstumpet sandmusling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorafgeknotte strandgaperUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorafgeknotte gaper  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortruncate softshell clamUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortruncate softshellUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblunt gaper  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormye tronquée  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgestutzte KlaffmuschelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorabgestutzte Klaffmuschel  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorエゾオオノガイ  [details]