WoRMS taxon details

Mendicula pygmaea (Verrill & Bush, 1898)

152424  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152424)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Cryptodon (Axinulus) pygmaeus Verrill & Bush, 1898) Verrill A.E. & Bush K.J. (1898). Revision of the deep-water Mollusca of the Atlantic coast of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Part I. Bivalvia. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 20: 775-901., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15838668
page(s): 792-793; pl. 86 fig. 3-4 [details]   
Note Off Nova Scotia  
Type locality Off Nova Scotia [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Mendicula pygmaea (Verrill & Bush, 1898). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152424 on 2021-01-24
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2005-04-11 09:31:37Z
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2008-05-19 18:11:19Z
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original description  (of Cryptodon (Axinulus) pygmaeus Verrill & Bush, 1898) Verrill A.E. & Bush K.J. (1898). Revision of the deep-water Mollusca of the Atlantic coast of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Part I. Bivalvia. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 20: 775-901., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15838668
page(s): 792-793; pl. 86 fig. 3-4 [details]   

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

basis of record Oliver, P.G.; Killeen, I.J.; Ockelmann, K.W. (2002). The Thyasiridae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of the British Continental Shelf and North Sea oil fields: an identification manual. <i>Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Systematics from the National Museum of Wales. BIOMÔR Reports</i>, 3. National Museums & Galleries of Wales: Cardiff, UK. ISBN 0-7200-0531-0. vi, 73 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/156186.pdf [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Type locality Off Nova Scotia [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ MOL Cryptodon (Axinulus) pygmaeus USNM 78368)
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