WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalus fragilis Darwin, 1854

157793 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:157793)
accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
Chan, Benny K.K. (2017). Chthamalus fragilis Darwin, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=157793 on 2017-11-22

Date
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2005-05-24 07:32:08Z
created
2010-10-22 10:44:16Z
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2013-07-03 10:38:20Z
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basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Gittings, S. R. 2009. Cirripedia (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 827–836 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Cape Verdean part of the North Atlantic Ocean : There are no reported impacts of C. fragilis from its introduced range. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Cape Verdean part of the North Atlantic Ocean : Natural dispersal
O'Riordan et al. (2010) attributed this occurrence to plate tectonic events, noting fossil and recent faunal similarities of this region with the Western Atlantic. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian south side of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]