WoRMS taxon details

Bittiolum alternatum (Say, 1822)

160172  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160172)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTurritella alternata Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. 2(2): 221-248, 257-276, 302-325., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831411
page(s): 243-244 [details]   
Distribution Range: 46°N to 36.5°N; 74°W to 63°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to...  
Distribution Range: 46°N to 36.5°N; 74°W to 63°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), and Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island; USA: Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Bittiolum alternatum (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160172 on 2018-05-20
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2005-05-31 07:34:34Z
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original description  (ofPasithea nigra Totten, 1834) 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): 369; Plate, fig. 7 [details]   

original description  (ofTurritella alternata Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia. 2(2): 221-248, 257-276, 302-325., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831411
page(s): 243-244 [details]   

original description  (ofCerithium spina H. C. Lea, 1845) Lea, H.C. (1845) Description of Some New Fossil Shells, from the Tertiary of Petersburg, Va. H.C. Lea, Philadelphia, 48 pp., pls. 34–37. [A preprint of Lea, 1846.]
page(s): 42 [details]   

basis of record 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 Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDiastoma alternatum (Say, 1822)) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPasithea nigra Totten, 1834) Houbrick R. 1993. Phylogenetic relationships and generic review of the Bittiinae (Prosobranchia: Cerithioidea). Malacologia 35: 261-313. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13149462 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTurritella alternata Say, 1822) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

additional source  (ofBittium alternatum (Say, 1822)) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source  (ofBittium alternatum (Say, 1822)) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofBittium alternatum (Say, 1822)) 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]   

basis of record  (ofBittium nigrum (Totten, 1834)) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCerithium reticulatum Totten, 1835) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCerithium sayi Gould, 1841) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDiastoma virginica Henderson & Bartsch, 1914) Malacolog - Western atlantic gastropod database., available online at http://www.malacolog.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Range: 46°N to 36.5°N; 74°W to 63°W. Distribution: Canada; Canada: Southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley), Magdalen Islands (from eastern Bradelle valley to the west, as far as Cape North, including the Cape Breton Channel), and Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island; USA: Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Virginia, North Carolina [details]

Habitat intertidal and infralittoral [details]
 

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French cérithe vergeté  [details]