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Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)

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

accepted
Species
marine
(ofTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817) Schumacher C.F. (1817). <i>Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés</i>. Schultz, Copenghagen. 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]
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original description  (ofAstarte islandica Deshayes in d'Orbigny, 1849) Orbigny, C. D. d'. (1841-1849). Dictionnaire universel d’histoire naturelle. 13 vols. + 3 vols. Atlas (vol. 1 (1841), 2 (1842), 3 (1843), 4 (1844), 5 (1848), 6 (1845). Renard & Martinet, Paris. [details]   

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

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

original description  (ofCrassina 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  (ofCrassina semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819) Leach W.E. (1819). A list of invertebrate animals discovered by H. M. S. Isabella, in a voyage to the Arctic regions: corrected by W. E. Leach. Appendix II. [in] Ross J. London. <em>A voyage of discovery in His Majesty's ships Isabella and Alexander (in 1818) for the purpose of exploring Baffin's Bay and enquiring into the possibility of a northwest passage.</em> xxxix+252 pp., 29 pls, 3 maps. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofCrassina 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  (ofAstarte 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  (ofAstarte 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. (look up in IMIS[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.</em> 693 p. (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). American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[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]   

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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 astarte  [details]