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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmauropsis islandica (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 140521

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaticoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaticidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolinicinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmauropsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmauropsis Mörch, 1857
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmauropsis purpurea Dall, 1871
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChoristes elegans Carpenter, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica canaliculata Gould, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica cornea Möller, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica exulans Gould, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica gouldii C. B. Adams, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica helicoides Johnston, 1835 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNatica purpurea Dall, 1871 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNerita islandica Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhøjspiret boresnegl  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJslandse tepelhoren  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland moonsnail  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornatice d'Islande  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [details]
Beaufort Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBeaufort Sea [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDigby [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Coast of Scotland [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Scotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (57 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions maximum size of 25 to 35 mm  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range: 76°N to 37°N; 120°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Newfoundland, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Massachusetts, Georges Bank [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140521
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Amauropsis islandica (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140521 on 2014-09-01
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