WoRMS name details

Nucula delphinodonta Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842

156914  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156914)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Mighels J.W. & Adams C.B. (1842). Descriptions of twenty-four new species of New England shells. Boston Journal of Natural History, 4: 37-54, pl. 4, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5362938
page(s): 40, pl. 4 fig. 5 [details]   
Distribution Labrador to Maryland  
Distribution Labrador to Maryland [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Nucula delphinodonta Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156914 on 2018-04-20
Date
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2005-05-20 11:54:45Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2013-03-13 09:33:54Z
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2014-03-21 11:17:11Z
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original description Mighels J.W. & Adams C.B. (1842). Descriptions of twenty-four new species of New England shells. Boston Journal of Natural History, 4: 37-54, pl. 4, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5362938
page(s): 40, pl. 4 fig. 5 [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 Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 3 mm in size [details]

Distribution Labrador to Maryland [details]

Habitat bathyal, 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 dolphintooth nutclam  [details]
French nucule delphinule  [details]