WoRMS taxon details

Crenella decussata (Montagu, 1808)

140440  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140440)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofMytilus decussatus Montagu, 1808) Montagu, G. (1808). Supplement to Testacea Britannica with Additional Plates. <em>Woolmer, Exeter.</em> v + 183 pp., pl. 17-30., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24430722 [details]   
Distribution Absent from the south coasts of the British Isles  
Distribution Absent from the south coasts of the British Isles [details]

Distribution Bering Sea to San Pedro, California; Greenland to Carolina  
Distribution Bering Sea to San Pedro, California; Greenland to Carolina [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Crenella decussata (Montagu, 1808). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140440 on 2018-11-14
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original description  (ofMytilus decussatus Montagu, 1808) Montagu, G. (1808). Supplement to Testacea Britannica with Additional Plates. <em>Woolmer, Exeter.</em> v + 183 pp., pl. 17-30., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24430722 [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. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Valentich Scott P. (1998). Class Bivalvia. In: Taxonomic Atlas of the Benthic Fauna of the Santa Maria Basin and Western Santa Barbara Channel. The Mollusca Part 1 – The Aplacophora, Polyplacophora, Scaphopoda, Bivalvia and Cephalopoda. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. volume 8: 97-173.  [details]   

additional source Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg [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 Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. <em>Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8.</em> vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches less than 0.5 cm in size [details]

Distribution Absent from the south coasts of the British Isles [details]

Distribution Bering Sea to San Pedro, California; Greenland to Carolina [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Importance common dredged species [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 gittermusling  [details]
Dutch geruite streepschelp  [details]
English decussate crenellacross-sculpture crenella  [details]
Swedish liktandad dvärgmussla  [details]