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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychatractus ligatus (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842) 
AphiaID: 160036

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeogastropoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudolivoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychatractidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychatractus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychatractus Stimpson, 1865
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFasciolaria ligata Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842
Sources  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 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorligate false spindle  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Fundy [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (34 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions maximum size of 20 mm [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range: 50°N to 41°N; 70°W to 64°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Labrador, Gulf of St. Lawrence, Quebec, Nova Scotia; USA: Maine, Connecticut [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160036
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 12:28:25Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2010-04-13 13:04:36Z  changed  Kantor, Yuri
  
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  Citation: Kantor, Y.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Ptychatractus ligatus (Mighels & C. B. Adams, 1842). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160036 on 2014-09-16
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