WoRMS taxon details

Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791)

141820  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141820)

accepted
Species
Eumargarita (Valvatella) groenlandica (Gmelin, 1791) · unaccepted > superseded combination
Margarita carnea (R. T. Lowe, 1825) · unaccepted (a junior synonym)
Margarita costellata G. B. Sowerby I, 1838 · unaccepted (dubious synonym)
Margarita groenlandica var. rudis Mörch, 1869 · unaccepted (a junior synonym)
Margarita striata Leach, 1819 · unaccepted (synonym)
Margarites (Margarites) groenlandica (Gmelin, 1791) · alternate representation (unaccepted combination)
Margarites groenlandica (Gmelin, 1791) · unaccepted (unaccepted combination)
Trochus carneus (R. T. Lowe, 1825) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (a junior synonym)
Trochus fabricii R. A. Philippi, 1850 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Trochus rossii R. A. Philippi, 1850 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Trochus undulatus (G. B. Sowerby I, 1838) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Turbo carneus R. T. Lowe, 1825 · unaccepted (synonym)
Turbo incarnatus Couthouy, 1838 · unaccepted (synonym)

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(of Trochus groenlandicus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J. F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   
Distribution Not recorded from North Sea, rare on British coasts  
Distribution Not recorded from North Sea, rare on British coasts [details]

Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay  
Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Margarites groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141820 on 2024-03-02
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original description  (of Trochus groenlandicus var. albida Jeffreys, 1865) Jeffreys, J. G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): vol. 3, p. 298 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita undulata G. B. Sowerby I, 1838) Sowerby, G. B. I. (1838). A descriptive catalogue of the species of Leach's genus <i>Margarita</i>. <em>The Malacological and Conchological Magazine.</em> 1: 23–27., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8422960
page(s): 26 [details]   

original description  (of Margarites shannonicus Dall, 1919) Dall, W. H. (1919). Descriptions of new species of Mollusca from the North Pacific Ocean in the collection of the United States National Museum. <em>Proceedings of the United States National Museum.</em> 56 (2295): 293-371., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7766313
page(s): 364 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita costellata G. B. Sowerby I, 1838) Sowerby, G. B. I. (1838). A descriptive catalogue of the species of Leach's genus <i>Margarita</i>. <em>The Malacological and Conchological Magazine.</em> 1: 23–27., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8422960
page(s): 26 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita striata 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): 464 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita sulcata G. B. Sowerby I, 1838) Sowerby, G. B. I. (1838). A descriptive catalogue of the species of Leach's genus <i>Margarita</i>. <em>The Malacological and Conchological Magazine.</em> 1: 23–27., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8422960
page(s): 26 [details]   

original description  (of Trochus groenlandicus Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J. F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5 [details]   

original description  (of Turbo carneus R. T. Lowe, 1825) Lowe, R. T. (1825). Descriptions of some shells, belonging principally to the genus <i>Chiton</i>, observed on the coast of Argyleshire the summer of 1824. <em>Zoological Journal.</em> 2: 93-108., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=nV8FAAAAQAAJ [details]   

original description  (of Turbo incarnatus Couthouy, 1838) Couthouy, J. P. (1838). Descriptions of new species of Mollusca and shells, and remarks on several Polypii, found in Massachussets Bay. <em>Boston Journal of Natural History.</em> 2(1): 53-111., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32266711
page(s): 98, pl. III, fig. B [details]   

original description  (of Trochus groenlandicus var. dilatata Jeffreys, 1865) Jeffreys, J. G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): vol. 3, p. 298 [details]   

original description  (of Trochus fabricii R. A. Philippi, 1850) Philippi, R. A. (1846-1855). Die Kreiselschnecken oder Trochoideen (Gattungen <i>Turbo, Trochus, Solarium, Rotella, Delphinula, Phasianella</i>). In Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. <em>In: Küster, H. C.; Ed. Systematisches Conchylien Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz. Zweiten Bandes, dritte Abtheilung.</em> 2(3): 1-372, pl. 1-49. Nürnberg: Bauer & Raspe (pp. 1-24 [1846], 25-32 [1847], 33-72 [1848], 73-120 [1849], 121-136 [1850], 137-232 [1851], 233-248 [1852], 249-372 [1855]; pl. 1-6 [1846], 7-18 [1847], 19-24 [1848], 25-32, 34-39 [1849], 40-45 [1850], 33, 46-49 [1851])., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/106978
page(s): 284, pl. 42, fig. 2 [details]   

original description  (of Trochus rossii R. A. Philippi, 1850) Philippi, R. A. (1846-1855). Die Kreiselschnecken oder Trochoideen (Gattungen <i>Turbo, Trochus, Solarium, Rotella, Delphinula, Phasianella</i>). In Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. <em>In: Küster, H. C.; Ed. Systematisches Conchylien Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz. Zweiten Bandes, dritte Abtheilung.</em> 2(3): 1-372, pl. 1-49. Nürnberg: Bauer & Raspe (pp. 1-24 [1846], 25-32 [1847], 33-72 [1848], 73-120 [1849], 121-136 [1850], 137-232 [1851], 233-248 [1852], 249-372 [1855]; pl. 1-6 [1846], 7-18 [1847], 19-24 [1848], 25-32, 34-39 [1849], 40-45 [1850], 33, 46-49 [1851])., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/106978
page(s): 288, pl. 42, fig. 9 [details]   

original description  (of Margarita groenlandica var. rudis Mörch, 1869) Mörch, O. A. L. (1869). Catalogue des mollusques du Spitzberg recueillis par le Dr. H. Kroyer pendant le voyage de la corvette <i>La Recherche</i> en juin 1838. <em>Annales de la Société Malacologique de Belgique.</em> 4: 7-32., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7238722
page(s): 23 [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 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 Hayward, P.J. & J.S. Ryland (Eds.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. <em>Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK.</em> 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [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): 60 [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

From other sources
Dimensions maximum size of 15 mm  [details]

Distribution Not recorded from North Sea, rare on British coasts [details]

Distribution Greenland to Massachusetts Bay [details]

Habitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
LanguageName 
English Greenland topsnailGreenland top shellGreenland margarite  [details]
German Grönland-Kreiselschnecke  [details]