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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Fissurelloidea: Fissurellidae

Puncturella plecta Watson, 1883

Range: 30.98°N to 0°N; 79.63°W to 9.65°W
Depth: 538 to 713 m
Maximum Reported Size: 6.4  mm


Puncturella clathrata Jeffreys, 1883
Puncturella plecta Watson, 1883


Puncturella plecta Watson, 1883b, p. 34-35
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Challenger sta. 24, north of Culebra Island
Range: 30.98°N to 18.64°N; 79.63°W to 65.09°W
Depth: 538 to 713 m
Maximum Reported Size: 6.4 mm
Distribution: USA: Georgia; Puerto Rico: Culebra Island
References: Watson (1883b) DSEM
Comments: Published March 24; P. clathrata Jeffreys, 1883 was published in April.

Puncturella clathrata Jeffreys, 1883, 
Range: 9.65°W
References: Pérez Farfante (1947) s

Partial List of References

Watson, R. B. 1883. Mollusca of H.M.S. 'Challenger' Expedition. Part XVI Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 17 26-40. [Stated date: 24 Mar 1883.]

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