WoRMS taxon details

Martesia fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898

156865  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156865)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution off Virginia to Texas; Brazil  
Distribution off Virginia to Texas; Brazil [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Martesia fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156865 on 2018-05-24
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2005-05-20 07:57:29Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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basis of record 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 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 Velásquez M., Valentich-Scott P. & Capelo J.C. (2017). Marine boring bivalve mollusks from Isla Margarita, Venezuela. The Festivus. 49(3): 247-269. [details]   

identification resource Holmes A., Fenwick D., Gainey P. & Williams T. (2015). Martesia fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898 in the North-East Atlantic. Overlooked and a Recent new discovery. Journal of Conchology. 42(2): 183-187. [details]   

basis of record  (ofMartesia bahamensis Bartsch & Rehder, 1945) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofMartesia bahamensis Bartsch & Rehder, 1945) 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]   

basis of record  (ofMartesia exquisita Bartsch & Rehder, 1945) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofMartesia exquisita Bartsch & Rehder, 1945) 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]   

basis of record  (ofPholadidea minuscula Dall, 1908) 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofPholadidea minuscula Dall, 1908) 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]   

redescription  (ofMartesia (Martesia) fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898) 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 
 

From other sources
Distribution off Virginia to Texas; Brazil [details]
 

LanguageName 
English fragile piddock  [details]