WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacopecten magellanicus (Gmelin, 1791)

156972  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156972)

accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 51.7°N to 35.3°N; 75°W to 56°W, Labrador...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 51.7°N to 35.3°N; 75°W to 56°W, Labrador to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina [details]
Dijkstra, H. (2009). Placopecten magellanicus (Gmelin, 1791). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156972 on 2017-12-11

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten tenuicostatus Mighels & Adams, 1842) 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): 41-42, pl. 4 fig. 7 [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 Gosner, K. L. (1978). A field guide to the Atlantic seashore. Boston : Houghton Mifflin. 329p. [details]   

additional source Trott, T. J. (2004). Cobscook Bay inventory: a historical checklist of marine invertebrates spanning 162 years. Northeastern Naturalist. 11, 261-324., available online at http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/files/9793/TROTT-Cobscook%20List.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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. American Fisheries Society Special Publication, 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. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B. 68: p. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea magellanica Gmelin, 1791) 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]   

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

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 12.5 to 20 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution 51.7°N to 35.3°N; 75°W to 56°W, Labrador to Cape Hatteras, North Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance edible [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction 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 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse grote mantelschelpUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse grote mantel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea scallopUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordeep sea scallopUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic sea scallopUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic deep sea scallopUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerican sea scallop  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpecten d'Amérique  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantischer Tiefseescallop  [details]