WoRMS taxon details

Bittiolum alternatum (Say, 1822)

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

accepted
Species
Bittium nigrum (Totten, 1834) · unaccepted (chresonym)
Cerithium cancellatum H. C. Lea, 1842 · unaccepted (non Lamarck, 1804)
Cerithium reticulatum Totten, 1835 · unaccepted (original combination)
Cerithium sayi Gould, 1841 · unaccepted (original combination)
Diastoma alternatum (Say, 1822) · unaccepted (chresonym)
Diastoma virginica Henderson & Bartsch, 1914 · unaccepted (original combination)
Turritella alternata Say, 1822 · unaccepted (Original combination)
marine
(of Turritella alternata Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.</em> 2(1): 221-248; 2(2): 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 eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Bittiolum alternatum (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160172 on 2022-08-07
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original description  (of Turritella alternata Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.</em> 2(1): 221-248; 2(2): 257-276, 302-325., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831411
page(s): 243-244 [details]   

original description  (of Pasithea nigra Totten, 1834) Totten J.G. (1834). Description of some new shells, belonging to the coast of New England. <em>American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 26: 366-369, 1 pl., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30989159
page(s): 369; Plate, fig. 7 [details]   

original description  (of Cerithium cancellatum H. C. Lea, 1842) Lea, H.C. (1842). Descriptions of eight new species of shells native to the United States. <em>The American Journal of Science and Arts.</em> 42: 106-112., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30869140
page(s): 111-112, pl. 1, fig. 8 [details]   

original description  (of Cerithium spina H. C. Lea, 1845) Lea H.C. (1845). <i>Description of some new fossil shells, from the Tertiary of Petersburg, Va.</i> Philadelphia, 48 pp., pls 34–37. [A preprint of H.C. Lea, 1846]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/21733034
page(s): 42 [details]   

basis of record Brunel, P., L. Bosse & G. Lamarche. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 pp. (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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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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]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Diastoma virginica Henderson & Bartsch, 1914 1 of 100 ca. Paratype USNM 252569X)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (USNM 1437091)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (YPM IZ 061292)
To Yale Peabody Mus...
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