WoRMS taxon details

Acirsa borealis (Lyell, 1841)

159951  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159951)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution Range: 69.22°N to 40°N; 94°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland; Canada; Canada: Hudson Bay, Nova...  
Distribution Range: 69.22°N to 40°N; 94°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland; Canada; Canada: Hudson Bay, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Massachusetts [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Acirsa borealis (Lyell, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159951 on 2018-12-10
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2005-05-30 13:01:42Z
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2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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original description  (ofScalaria arctica Posselt & Jensen, 1898) Posselt, H.J. (1898) Groenlands Brachiopoder og Bloeddyr. Meddelelser om Groenland, 23, 1–298 pp., 2 pls.
page(s): 233 [details]   

original description  (ofTurritella costulata Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) Mighels J.W. & Adams C.B. (1842). Descriptions of twenty-four new species of New England shells. <i>Boston Journal of Natural History</i>, 4: 37-54, pl. 4, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5362938 [details]   

basis of record Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Rosenberg, G. 2004. Malacolog Version 3.3.2: Western Atlantic gastropod database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

additional source Rosenberg G. (2011) A boreal affair: <i>Acirsa borealis</i> (Lyell, 1841) and <i>Opalia borealis</i> (Gould, 1852) (Mollusca: Epitoniidae). <i>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia</i> 161(1): 97-103. , available online at http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1635/053.161.0107 [details]   

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

From other sources
Distribution Range: 69.22°N to 40°N; 94°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland; Canada; Canada: Hudson Bay, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Massachusetts [details]

Habitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Northern white or chalky wentletrap  [details]