WoRMS taxon details

Astyris lunata (Say, 1826)

160102  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160102)

accepted
Species
marine
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook...  
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook Bay), Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Veracruz, Campeche State, Yucatan State, Campeche Bank, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Bermuda; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Grenada; Surinam, Brazil; Brazil: Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Astyris lunata (Say, 1826). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160102 on 2018-05-22
Date
action
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2005-05-30 17:18:14Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
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2010-09-01 19:50:42Z
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original description  (ofColumbella duclosiana d'Orbigny, 1845) d'Orbigny A. (1841-1853). Mollusques. In: R. de la Sagra (ed.). Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'Ile de Cuba. Arthus Bertrand, Paris. Vol 1: 1-264 [pp. 1-240, pls 1-10?, 1841; 241-264, 1842]; Vol. 2: 1-380 [pp. 1-112, pls 10-21?, 1842; 113-128, 1844; 129-224, pls 22-25?, 1847; 225-380, pls 26-28, 1853]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/138987
page(s): pl. 21 figs 31-33 [details]   

additional source Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 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.; Moretzsohn, F.; García, E. F. (2009). Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579–699 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas., available online at http://biogomx.net/sites/default/files/pdfs/chapters/33-Rosenberg%20et%20al%202009-Gastropoda%20of%20the%20GoMx.pdf [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 Pelorce J. (2017). Les Columbellidae (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda) de la Guyane française. Xenophora Taxonomy. 14: 4-21. [details]   

basis of record  (ofMitrella dissimilis (Stimpson, 1851)) 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]   

additional source  (ofMitrella lunata (Say, 1826)) Bromley, J.E.C., and J.S. Bleakney. (1984). Keys to the fauna and flora of Minas Basin. National Research Council of Canada Report 24119. 366 p.  [details]   

additional source  (ofMitrella lunata (Say, 1826)) 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  (ofMitrella lunata (Say, 1826)) 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  (ofMitrella lunata (Say, 1826)) 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]   

basis of record  (ofBuccinum pusillum Pfeiffer, 1840) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofBuccinum wheatleyi Kay, 1843) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofBuccinum zonale Gould, 1848) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofColumbella dissimilis Stimpson, 1851) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofColumbella gouldiana Stimpson, 1851) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofColumbella pusilla G. B. Sowerby I, 1844) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [details]   

basis of record  (ofNassa lunata Say, 1826) Monsecour K. (2010). Checklist of Columbellidae. pers. com. [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
Distribution Range: 48°N to 28°S; 97.6°W to 34.9°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick; USA: Maine (Cobscook Bay), Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico; Mexico: Veracruz, Campeche State, Yucatan State, Campeche Bank, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Bermuda; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Grenada; Surinam, Brazil; Brazil: Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sao Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat infralittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
 

LanguageName 
English lunar dovesnail [from synonym]  [details]
French mitrelle lunée  [details]