WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa (Montagu, 1803)

141134

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141134

accepted
Species
marine
Montagu, George. (1803). Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-Water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp. and Vol. 2, 293–606., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694 [details]   

(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla obtusa Montagu, 1803) Montagu, George. (1803). Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-Water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp. and Vol. 2, 293–606., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694
page(s): 223 [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska [details]
Gofas, S. (2004). Retusa obtusa. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141134 on 2017-11-18

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original description Montagu, George. (1803). Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-Water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp. and Vol. 2, 293–606., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla obtusa Montagu, 1803) Montagu, George. (1803). Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-Water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp. and Vol. 2, 293–606., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694
page(s): 223 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla turrita Møller, 1842) Möller H.P.C. (1842). Index Molluscorum Groenlandiae. Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift [Copenhagen] 4: 76-97., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19563#page/84/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtriculus obtusus var. semistriata Jeffreys, 1869) Jeffreys J. G. (1862-1869). British Conchology. London, van Voorst : Vol. 1: pp. CXIV + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864] Il frontrespizio reca la data 1863 ma in effetti pubblicato nel 1864. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): 223 [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 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 Berry A.J. (1994). Foraminiferan prey in the annual life cycle of the predatory opisthobranch gastropod Retusa obtusa (Montagu). Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 38(6): 603-612 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtriculus obtusus (Montagu, 1803)) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUtriculus obtusus var. semistriata Jeffreys, 1869) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusata [sic]) NSBP/Degraer [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa pertenuis (Mighels, 1843)) Kantor, Y.I. & Sysoev, A.V. (eds), 2005. Catalogue of molluscs of Russia and adjacent countries. Moscow [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa var. lajonkaireana (Basterot, 1825), sensu Jeffreys, 1867) Jeffreys J. G. (1862-1869). British Conchology. London, van Voorst : Vol. 1: pp. CXIV + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864] Il frontrespizio reca la data 1863 ma in effetti pubblicato nel 1864. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): vol. 4 p. 424 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa var. lajonkaireana (Basterot, 1825), sensu Jeffreys, 1867) BODC. (2009). Species list from the British Oceanographic Data Centre.  [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetusa obtusa var. turrita (Møller, 1842)) BODC. (2009). Species list from the British Oceanographic Data Centre.  [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla turrita Møller, 1842) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla plicata Brown, 1827) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla plicata Brown, 1827) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla pertenuis Mighels, 1843) 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 editorBulla pertenuis Mighels, 1843) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla obtusa Montagu, 1803) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulla obtusa Montagu, 1803) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions maximum size of 3 mm in length [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to off North Carolina; Alaska [details]

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

Feeding Type
carnivore [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroubliehorentjeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroubliehoren  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic barrel-bubble  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbulle arctique  [details]