WoRMS taxon details

Busycon carica (Gmelin, 1791)

160185  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160185)

accepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Distribution Range: 41.6°N to 29°N; 81.3°W to 70.6°W. Distribution: USA: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey,...  
Distribution Range: 41.6°N to 29°N; 81.3°W to 70.6°W. Distribution: USA: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Busycon carica (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160185 on 2019-08-25
Date
action
by
2005-05-31 07:34:34Z
created
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z
checked
2010-07-19 15:09:49Z
checked

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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 Petuch E.J., Myers R.F. & Berschauer D.P. (2015). <i>The living and fossil </i>Busycon<i> whelks: Iconic mollusks of eastern North America.</i> San Diego Shell Club. viii + 195 pp.  [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Wise J., Harasewych M.G. & Dillon R.T. (2004). Population divergence in the sinistral whelks of North America, with special reference to the east Florida ecotone. <em>Marine Biology.</em> 145: 1167-1179., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-004-1411-x [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Range: 41.6°N to 29°N; 81.3°W to 70.6°W. Distribution: USA: Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Florida; Florida: East Florida [details]
 

LanguageName 
English knobbed whelk  [details]
German Warzige WellhornschneckeStachlige Feige  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ 1009402 Shell and Operculum)
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 032445)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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