WoRMS taxon details

Ennucula tenuis (Montagu, 1808)

140584  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140584)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofArca tenuis 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 Labrador to Florida; Greenland; Europe; Alaska to Baja California  
Distribution Labrador to Florida; Greenland; Europe; Alaska to Baja California [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Ennucula tenuis (Montagu, 1808). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140584 on 2019-04-21
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original description  (ofNucula inflata Hancock, 1846) Hancock A. 1846. A list of shells dredged on the West Coast of Davis's Strait; with notes and descriptions of eight new species. <i>Annals and Magazine of Natural History</i>, 18: 323-338, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2319632 [details]   

original description  (ofArca tenuis 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]   

original description  (ofNucula bellotii A. Adams, 1856) Adams A. (1856). Descriptions of thirty four new species of bivalve Mollusca (<i>Leda, Nucula</i>, and <i>Pythina</i>) from the Cumingian collection.. <i>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 24</i>: 47-53 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Janssen R., Krylova E.M. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Bivalvia. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 43–82 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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 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 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 Kamenev G.M. (2013) Species composition and distribution of bivalves in bathyal and abyssal depths of the Sea of Japan. <i>Deep-Sea Research II</i> 86-87: 124-139. [Published online 2 August 2012] , available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2012.08.004 [details]   

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 5 mm in size [details]

Distribution Labrador to Florida; Greenland; Europe; Alaska to Baja California [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]

Synonymy Synoym of Nuculoma tenuis (Montagu, 1808)
Following genus synonymy of Howson & Picton [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish glat nøddemusling [from synonym]  [details]
English smooth nutclam  [details]
German Glatte NussmuschelDünnschalige Nussmuschel  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Nucula quirica Syntype USNM 208727)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]