WoRMS name details

Mysella planulata (Stimpson, 1851)

156878  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156878)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
(of Kellia planulata Stimpson, 1851) Stimpson, W. (1851). Shells of New England. Phillips, Sampson, and Company, Boston, 56 + [2] pp., 2 pls., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13065308
page(s): 17 [details]   
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape...  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); Nova Scotia to Texas and the West Indies [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Mysella planulata (Stimpson, 1851). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156878 on 2020-11-26
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2005-05-20 07:57:29Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2020-03-31 17:07:36Z
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2020-03-31 20:09:14Z
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original description  (of Kellia planulata Stimpson, 1851) Stimpson, W. (1851). Shells of New England. Phillips, Sampson, and Company, Boston, 56 + [2] pp., 2 pls., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13065308
page(s): 17 [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 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.; Quinn, J.F.; Bogan, A.E.; Coan, E.V.; Hochberg, F.G.; Lyons, W.G.; Mikkelsen, P.M.; Neves, R.J.; Roper, C.F.E.; Rosenberg, G.; Roth, B.; Scheltema, A.; Thompson, F.G.; Vecchione, M.; Williams, J.D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. <i>American Fisheries Society Special Publication</i>, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</em> 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 1 cm in size [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region); Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); Nova Scotia to Texas and the West Indies [details]

Habitat intertidal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
LanguageName 
English plate mysellaAtlantic flat lepton  [details]
French myselle plate de l'Atlantique  [details]
To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 033380)
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