WoRMS taxon details

Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)

138818  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138818)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Tridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Schumacher, C. F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. <em>Schultz, Copenghagen.</em> iv + 288 pp., 22 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329 [details]   
Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan  
Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138818 on 2022-09-25
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original description  (of Astarte islandica Deshayes, 1849) Orbigny C.D. d' (ed.). (1841-1849). <i>Dictionnaire universel d'histoire naturelle</i>. 13 vols [vol. 1 (1841), 2 (1842), 3 (1843), 4 (1844), 5 (1848-1849), 6 (1845)] + 3 vols Atlas [all 1849]. Renard & Martinet, Paris. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/60478#/summary
page(s): Atlas, 3: 9, pl. 4 figs 5-6 [details]   

original description  (of Tridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Schumacher, C. F. (1817). Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés. <em>Schultz, Copenghagen.</em> iv + 288 pp., 22 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte bornholmi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte fjordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte jenseni Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte moerchi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte nordi Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte nuuki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte silki Hopner Petersen, 2001) Høpner Petersen G. (2001). Studies on some Arctic and baltic <i>Astarte</i> species (Bivalvia, Mollusca). <i>Meddelelser om Grønland, Bioscience 52</i>: 1-71 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829) Broderip, W. J. & Sowerby, G. B. I. (1829). Observations on new or interesting Mollusca contained, for the most part, in the Museum of the Zoological Society. <em>Zoological Journal.</em> 4: 359-379, pl. 9. [January]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27485275
page(s): 365 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte richardsonii Reeve, 1855) Reeve, L. A. (1855). Account of the shells collected by Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., North of Beechey Island, pp. 392–399, pls. 32–33, In: E. Belcher, <i>The last of the Arctic voyages: being a narrative of the expedition in H.M.S. Assistance, under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., in search of Sir John Franklin, during the years 1852–53–54: with notes on the natural history.</i> Lovell Reeve, London. 2 volumes. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1360228 [details]   

original description  (of Crassina semisulcata Leach, 1819) Leach, W. E. (1819). Descriptions des nouvelles espèces d'Animaux découvertes par le vaisseau Isabelle dans un voyage au pôle boréal. <em>Journal de Physique, de Chimie, et d'Histoire Naturelle.</em> 88: 462-467., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/29607#
page(s): 465 [details]   

original description  (of Crassina corrugata T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. <em>W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London.</em> 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 16 [details]   

original description  (of Crassina depressa T. Brown, 1827) Brown, T. (1827). Illustrations of the conchology of Great Britain and Ireland. Drawn from nature. <em>W.H. Lizars and D. Lizars, Edinburgh and S. Highley, London.</em> 144 pp., 52 pls., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127868
page(s): pl. 18 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte borealis var. placenta Leche, 1878) Leche W. (1878). Öfversigt öfver de af svenska expeditionerna till Novaja Semlja och Jenissej 1875 och 1876 insamlade. Hafsmollusker. <i>Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar</i>, N.F., 16(2): 1-86, pl. 1-2, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33811522 [details]   

original description  (of Astarte borealis var. rhomboidalis Leche, 1878) Leche W. (1878). Öfversigt öfver de af svenska expeditionerna till Novaja Semlja och Jenissej 1875 och 1876 insamlade. Hafsmollusker. <i>Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar</i>, N.F., 16(2): 1-86, pl. 1-2, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/33811522 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/ocrd/254404.pdf [details]   

additional source Gosner, K. L. (1971). Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. <em>John Wiley & Sons, Inc., London.</em> 693 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Abbott, R. T. (1974). <i>American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America</i>. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Huber, M. (2010). <i>Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research</i>. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[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] 

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

additional source de Kluijver, M. J.; Ingalsuo, S. S.; de Bruyne, R. H. (2000). Macrobenthos of the North Sea [CD-ROM]: 1. Keys to Mollusca and Brachiopoda. <em>World Biodiversity Database CD-ROM Series. Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI): Amsterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 3-540-14706-3. 1 cd-rom.</em> (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Turgeon, D., Quinn, J. F., Bogan, A. E., Coan, E. V., Hochberg, F. G., Lyons, W. G., Mikkelsen, P. M., Neves, R. J., Roper, C. F. E., Rosenberg, G., Roth, B., Scheltema, A., Thompson, F. G., Vecchione, M., Williams, J. D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. <i>American Fisheries Society Special Publication</i>, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
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From other sources
Dimensions reaches 2.5 to 5 cm in size [details]

Distribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Reproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
LanguageName 
Danish astartemusling  [details]
Dutch grote astarte [from synonym]  [details]
English Boreal tridontaboreal astarte  [details]
German Nördliche Astarte  [details]
Japanese シオフキ [from synonym]  [details]
Russian Астарта северная  [details]