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Alvania cancellata (da Costa, 1778)

141165  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141165)

accepted
Species
marine
da Costa E. M. (1778). Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae, or, The British Conchology. London: Millan, White, Elmsley & Robson. xii + 254 + viii pp. 17 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47268#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 104 [details]   

(ofTurbo cancellatus da Costa, 1778) da Costa E. M. (1778). Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae, or, The British Conchology. London: Millan, White, Elmsley & Robson. xii + 254 + viii pp. 17 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47268#page/7/mode/1up [details]   
Note Guernsey and Cornwall, English Channel.   
From editor or global species database
Type locality Guernsey and Cornwall, English Channel.  [details]
Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from the English Channel to Morocco, and throughout the Mediterranean; common in the Canary Islands,...  
Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from the English Channel to Morocco, and throughout the Mediterranean; common in the Canary Islands, Madeira and the Azores, from low tide mark to ca. 50 m alive, to considerable depth as transported shells. Gorringe, Ampère and Seine seamounts, rare in 70-360 m, mostly as dead shells. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Alvania cancellata (da Costa, 1778). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141165 on 2018-10-17
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original description da Costa E. M. (1778). Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae, or, The British Conchology. London: Millan, White, Elmsley & Robson. xii + 254 + viii pp. 17 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47268#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 104 [details]   

original description  (ofTurbo cancellatus da Costa, 1778) da Costa E. M. (1778). Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniae, or, The British Conchology. London: Millan, White, Elmsley & Robson. xii + 254 + viii pp. 17 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47268#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofAlvania cancellina Locard, 1891) Locard A. (1891). Les coquilles marines des côtes de France. <em>Annales de la Société Linnéenne de Lyon.</em> 37: 1-385 [Published 31 October 1891; also published by Baillière as a book in 1892]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/237745#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 157 [details]   

original description  (ofAcinopsis venter Nordsieck, 1972) Nordsieck F. (1972). Die europäischen Meeresschnecken (Opisthobranchia mit Pyramidellidae; Rissoacea). Vom Eismeer bis Kapverden, Mittelmeer und Schwarzes Meer. <i>Gustav Fischer, Stuttgart XIII + 327 pp</i>:
page(s): 188-189; pl. R VII 2 [details]   

original description  (ofAlvania laxa Dautzenberg & Fischer H., 1896) Dautzenberg P. & Fischer H. (1896). Dragages effectués par l'Hirondelle et par la Princesse Alice 1888-1895. 1. Mollusques Gastropodes. <i>Mémoires de la Société Zoologique de France 9</i>: 395-498, pl. 15-22, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10117292
page(s): 456-457 [62-63 in reprint]; pl. 19 fig. 10-11 [details]   

original description  (ofRissoa cancellata var. paupercula Jeffreys, 1867) Jeffreys J.G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): 9 [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 Ávila, S.P.; Cardigos, F.; Santos, R.S. (2004). D. João de Castro Bank, a shallow water hydrothermal-vent in the Azores: checklist of marine Molluscs. <i>Arquipélago (Ciénc. Biol. Mar./Life Mar. Sci.) 21A</i>: 75-80 (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 77 [details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Biology Type of larval development: planktotrophic [details]

Diagnosis Shell 4-5 mm high; protoconch with 3 convex whorls, teleoconch with 4-4.5 whorls, quite solid. Sculpture of protoconch of spiral rows of fine granules, indistinct in optical microscopy; sculpture of teleoconch with a coarse lattice of high spiral cords narrower than the interspaces, and orthocline axial ribs slightly thicker than the cords and bulging at the intersections. Aperture with outer lip thickened, finely denticulated inside, with strong projections terminating the spiral cords on the outer side.  [details]

Type locality Guernsey and Cornwall, English Channel.  [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from the English Channel to Morocco, and throughout the Mediterranean; common in the Canary Islands, Madeira and the Azores, from low tide mark to ca. 50 m alive, to considerable depth as transported shells. Gorringe, Ampère and Seine seamounts, rare in 70-360 m, mostly as dead shells. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]