WoRMS taxon details

Solemya borealis Totten, 1834

156992  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156992)

accepted
Species
Solemya (Petrasma) borealis Totten, 1834· accepted, alternate representation
marine
Totten J.G. (1834). Description of some new shells, belonging to the coast of New England. American Journal of Science and Arts. 26: 366-369, 1 pl., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30989159
page(s): 366-367, Plate, fig. 1 [details]   
Distribution Nova Scotia to Connecticut  
Distribution Nova Scotia to Connecticut [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Solemya borealis Totten, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156992 on 2018-05-22
Date
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2005-05-20 11:54:45Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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original description Totten J.G. (1834). Description of some new shells, belonging to the coast of New England. American Journal of Science and Arts. 26: 366-369, 1 pl., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30989159
page(s): 366-367, Plate, fig. 1 [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 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 5 to 7.5 cm insize [details]

Distribution Nova Scotia to Connecticut [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 boreal awningclam  [details]
French solémie du nord  [details]