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Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835)

138799  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138799)

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Scacchi A. 1835. Notizie intorno alle conchiglie ed a' zoofiti fossili che si trovano nelle vicinanze di Gravina in Puglia. <i>Annali Civili del Regno delle Due Sicilie</i> 6: 75-84; 7: 5-18, 2 pl. [the date of vol. 6 often stated as 1834, but both issues stated as published later than 8th October 1835 by Cretella et al., 2005]
page(s): p. 82, pl. 1 fig. 12 a,b  [details]   

(ofArca pectunculoides Scacchi, 1835) Scacchi A. 1835. Notizie intorno alle conchiglie ed a' zoofiti fossili che si trovano nelle vicinanze di Gravina in Puglia. <i>Annali Civili del Regno delle Due Sicilie</i> 6: 75-84; 7: 5-18, 2 pl. [the date of vol. 6 often stated as 1834, but both issues stated as published later than 8th October 1835 by Cretella et al., 2005]
page(s): 82; pl. 1 fig. 12 a,b [details]   
Note Gravina, province of Bari, Italy...  
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Type locality Gravina, province of Bari, Italy (Plio-Pleistocene fossil) [details]
Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from northern Norway to Senegal, also Canary and Cape Verde Islands; Mediterranean; Western Atlantic from...  
Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from northern Norway to Senegal, also Canary and Cape Verde Islands; Mediterranean; Western Atlantic from Greenland to Gulf of St. Lawrence
Gorringe, Josephine, Ampère and Seine seamounts, common in 165-630 m; Great Meteor, Hyères, Irving and Atlantis seamounts, uncommon in 420-845 m; Plato seamount, common in 580-710 m. [details]

Nomenclature Placed on the Official List of specific names in Zoology by Opinion 1887 of ICZN (1998)  
Nomenclature Placed on the Official List of specific names in Zoology by Opinion 1887 of ICZN (1998) [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835). Accessed at: http://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138799 on 2018-12-12
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original description Scacchi A. 1835. Notizie intorno alle conchiglie ed a' zoofiti fossili che si trovano nelle vicinanze di Gravina in Puglia. <i>Annali Civili del Regno delle Due Sicilie</i> 6: 75-84; 7: 5-18, 2 pl. [the date of vol. 6 often stated as 1834, but both issues stated as published later than 8th October 1835 by Cretella et al., 2005]
page(s): p. 82, pl. 1 fig. 12 a,b  [details]   

original description  (ofArca pectunculoides Scacchi, 1835) Scacchi A. 1835. Notizie intorno alle conchiglie ed a' zoofiti fossili che si trovano nelle vicinanze di Gravina in Puglia. <i>Annali Civili del Regno delle Due Sicilie</i> 6: 75-84; 7: 5-18, 2 pl. [the date of vol. 6 often stated as 1834, but both issues stated as published later than 8th October 1835 by Cretella et al., 2005]
page(s): 82; pl. 1 fig. 12 a,b [details]   

original description  (ofArca pectunculoides var. grandis 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  (ofArca pectunculoides var. septentrionalis G.O. Sars, 1878) Sars, G.O. (1878). Bidrag til Kundskaben om Norges arktiske Fauna. I. Mollusca Regionis Arcticae Norvegiae. Oversigt over de i Norges arktiske Region Forekommende Bløddyr. Brøgger, Christiania. xiii + 466 pp., pls 1-34 & I-XVIII., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/92496 [details]   

original description  (ofArca inaequalis Dall, 1927) Dall W. H. (1927). Small shells from dredgings off the southeast coast of the United states by the United States Fisheries Steamer "Albatross", in 1885 and 1886. <i>Proceedings of the United States National Museum</i>, 70(18): 1-134, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15670453
page(s): 12 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Janssen R., Krylova E.M. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Bivalvia. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 43–82 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell'Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L'Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Morton B. (1982). Functional morphology of <i>Bathyarca pectunculoides</i> (Bivalvia: Arcacea) from a deep Norwegian fjord with a discusssion of the mantle margin in the Arcoida.. <i>Sarsia 67</i>: 269-282 [details]   

additional source Huber, M. (2010). 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. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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Biology Type of larval development: not documentes [inferred from egg size and prodissoconch morphology to be to be short planktonic, non-planktotrophic]  [details]

Diagnosis Shell very small, up to 3 mm, with a straight cardinal line running over the entire length; ventral margin rounded, slightly sinuous and more salient in the back. Cardinal line with very few teeth, generally three to each side of the umbo. Exterior with very fine radial ribs and commarginal grooves. Colour white, fresh or live specimens yellowish with two stained areas before and after the umbo. [details]

Distribution Eastern Atlantic, from northern Norway to Senegal, also Canary and Cape Verde Islands; Mediterranean; Western Atlantic from Greenland to Gulf of St. Lawrence
Gorringe, Josephine, Ampère and Seine seamounts, common in 165-630 m; Great Meteor, Hyères, Irving and Atlantis seamounts, uncommon in 420-845 m; Plato seamount, common in 580-710 m. [details]

Nomenclature Placed on the Official List of specific names in Zoology by Opinion 1887 of ICZN (1998) [details]

Type locality Gravina, province of Bari, Italy (Plio-Pleistocene fossil) [details]

From other sources
Dimensions reaches 5 mm in size [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat bathyal 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]
 

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English comb bathyark  [details]