WoRMS taxon details

Laevicardium mortoni (Conrad, 1831)

156782  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156782)

accepted
Species
Cardium mortoni Conrad, 1831 (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Conrad, T. A. (1831). Description of fifteen new species of Recent, and three of fossil shells, chiefly from the coast of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 6(2): 256-268, plate 11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24677674
page(s): 259-260 [details]   

(ofCardium mortoni Conrad, 1831) Conrad, T. A. (1831). Description of fifteen new species of Recent, and three of fossil shells, chiefly from the coast of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 6(2): 256-268, plate 11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24677674 [details]   
Note U.S.A., New York, Long Island, leg. W.R. Clapp...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality U.S.A., New York, Long Island, leg. W.R. Clapp (Conrad, 1831); U.S.A., New York, Rhode Island, Westerly (designated by McLean, 1939: 170) [details]
Type material ANSP 54147, syntypes  [details]
Distribution Virginian, southside of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution Virginian, southside of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Laevicardium mortoni (Conrad, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156782 on 2018-12-11
Date
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2005-05-19 14:10:07Z
created
2009-01-28 08:43:24Z
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2014-11-25 08:44:50Z
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original description Conrad, T. A. (1831). Description of fifteen new species of Recent, and three of fossil shells, chiefly from the coast of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 6(2): 256-268, plate 11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24677674
page(s): 259-260 [details]   

original description  (ofCardium mortoni Conrad, 1831) Conrad, T. A. (1831). Description of fifteen new species of Recent, and three of fossil shells, chiefly from the coast of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 6(2): 256-268, plate 11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24677674 [details]   

basis of record Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Length L 15-25 mm [details]

Type locality U.S.A., New York, Long Island, leg. W.R. Clapp (Conrad, 1831); U.S.A., New York, Rhode Island, Westerly (designated by McLean, 1939: 170) [details]

Type material ANSP 54147, syntypes  [details]

From other sources
Distribution Virginian, southside of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
 

LanguageName 
English yellow eggcocklemorton eggcockle  [details]