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Neptunea despecta (Linnaeus, 1758)

138923  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138923)

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(of Murex despectus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 754 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Range: 72.88°N to 40.19°N; 105°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada:...  
Distribution Range: 72.88°N to 40.19°N; 105°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Baffin Island, Hudson Bay, Newfoundland, Quebec; USA: Massachusetts [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Neptunea despecta (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138923 on 2022-08-15
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original description  (of Murex carinatus Pennant, 1777) Pennant, T. (1777). British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea. <em>London.</em> i-viii, 1-154, pls. 1-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127011 [details]   

original description  (of Murex despectus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 754 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Murex subantiquatus Maton & Rackett, 1807) Maton, W. G. & Rackett, T. (1807). A descriptive catalogue of the British Testacea. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 8 (17): 17-250, 5 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/766478 [details]   

original description  (of Murex duplicatus Donovan, 1800) Donovan E. (1799-1804). The natural history of British shells: including figures and descriptions of all the species hitherto discovered in Great Britain, systematically arranged in the Linnean manner, with scientific and general observations on each. 5 volumes, London, printed fro the Author, and for F. and C. Rivington, 180 plates with unpaginated text. Vol. 1: introduction 3 pp; pl. 1-18 [1799]; pl. 19-36; index 10 pp. [1800] . Vol. 2: pl. 37-54 [1800]; pl. 55-72, index 10 pp. [1801]. Vol. 3: pl. 73-90 [1801]; pl. 91-108, index 8 pp. [1802]; Vol. 4: pl. 109-126 [1802]; pl. 127-144, index 8 pp [1803]. Vol. 5: pl. 145-162 [1803]; pl.163-180, index 7 pp. [1804]. , available online at https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.64386 [details]   

original description  (of Tritonium fornicatum Fabricius O., 1780) Fabricius, O. (1780). <em>Fauna Groenlandica, systematice sistens animalia groenlandiae occidentalis hactenus indagata, quoad nomen specificium, triviale, vernaculumque, synonyma auctorum plurimum, descriptionem, locum, victum, generationem, mores, usum capturamque singuli, pro ut detegendi occasio fuit, maximaque parte secundum proprias observationes.</em> Hafniae [= Copenhagen] & Lipsiae [= Leipzig]: J.G. Rothe. xvi + 452 pp., 1 pl., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13442285
page(s): 399-400 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Neptunea antiqua var. bicarinata Kobelt, 1878) Küster, H. C. & Kobelt, W. (1844-1880). Die Gattungen <i>Pyrula</i> und <i>Fusus</i> nebst <i>Ficula, Bulbus, Tudicla, Busycon, Neptunea</i> und <i>Euthria</i>. <i>Systematisches Conhylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz</i>, ed.2, 3(3b): 1-247, pls 1-68, 14a. Published in parts: pls 16, 19 [1844; author Küster?]; pls 15, 20-22, 24, 27-28 [1845; author Küster?]; pls 29-33 [1846; author Küster?]; pp. 1-32, pls 1-6 [1874; author Kobelt]; pp. 33-88, pls 7-14, 14a, 23, 25-26 [1875; author Kobelt]; pp. 89-120, pls 34-39 [1878; author Kobelt]; pp. 121-136, pls 40-44, 46 [1879; author Kobelt]; pp. 137-247, pls 45, 47-68 [1880; author Kobelt]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12117013
page(s): 106, pl. 36, fig. 1 [details]   

original description  (of Neptunea despecta var. fasciata Friele, 1882) Friele H. (1882). Mollusca I, Buccinidae. <em>Den Norske Nordhavs-expedition, 1876-1878.</em> 3(13): 1-38, pl. 1-6., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7325147 [details]   

original description  (of Neptunea despecta var. ecarinata Kobelt, 1887) Kobelt, W. (1887-1908). Iconographie der schalentragenden europäischen Meeresconchylien. 1: 1-171 pl. 1-28 [1887]. Part 2: 1-16 pl. 29-32 [1888] 17-40 pl. 33-38 [1889] 41-104 pl. 39-50 [1900] 105-139 pl. 51-58 [1901]. Part 3: 1-24 pl. 59-62 [1902] 25-200 pl. 63-78 [1903] 201-272 pl. 79-84, 86-87 [1904] 273-406 [1905]. Part 4: 1-80 pl. 99-114 [1906] 81-172 pl. 115-126 [1908]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10278 [details]   

original description  (of Neptunea antiqua var. elongata Dautzenberg & H. Fischer, 1912) Dautzenberg, P. & Fischer, H. (1912). <i>Mollusques provenant des campagnes de l'Hirondelle et de la Princesse-Alice dans les Mers du Nord</i>. Résultats des Campagnes Scientifiques Accomplies sur son Yacht par Albert Ier Prince Souverain de Monaco, 37: 1-629, 11 plates. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40217555 [details]   

original description  (of Tritonium (Fusus) despectum var. antiquata Middendorff, 1849) Middendorff T. A. von. (1849). Beiträge zur einer Malacozoologica Rossica, II. Aufzählung und Beschreibung der zur Meeresfauna Russlands gehörigen Einschaler. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St-Petersbourg, sixième série, Sciences naturelles.</em> 6: 329-516, pl. 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29015189
page(s): 464 [details]   

original description  (of Tritonium (Fusus) despectum var. carinata Middendorff, 1849) Middendorff T. A. von. (1849). Beiträge zur einer Malacozoologica Rossica, II. Aufzählung und Beschreibung der zur Meeresfauna Russlands gehörigen Einschaler. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St-Petersbourg, sixième série, Sciences naturelles.</em> 6: 329-516, pl. 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29015189
page(s): 465 [details]   

original description  (of Tritonium (Fusus) despectum var. varicoso-carinata Middendorff, 1849) Middendorff T. A. von. (1849). Beiträge zur einer Malacozoologica Rossica, II. Aufzählung und Beschreibung der zur Meeresfauna Russlands gehörigen Einschaler. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St-Petersbourg, sixième série, Sciences naturelles.</em> 6: 329-516, pl. 1-11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29015189
page(s): 467 [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]   

basis of record Fraussen K. & Terryn Y. (2007). The family Buccinidae. Genus <i>Neptunea</i>. <i>In</i>: A Conchological Iconography [Directed by Guido T. Poppe & Klaus Groh]. ConchBooks, Hackenheim. 159 pp., 154 pls.  [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)
page(s): 96 [details]   

additional source Costello, M.J.; Emblow, C.; White, R. (Ed.). (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50. Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle: Paris, France. ISBN 2-85653-538-0. 463 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
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Distribution Range: 72.88°N to 40.19°N; 105°W to 0°W. Distribution: Greenland; Greenland: West Greenland, East Greenland; Canada; Canada: Baffin Island, Hudson Bay, Newfoundland, Quebec; USA: Massachusetts [details]

Habitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LanguageName 
Dutch gekielde noordhoren  [details]
French neptunée commune du Nord  [details]
German kantige Spindelschnecke  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål neptunsnegl  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk neptunsnigel  [details]