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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Fissurelloidea: Fissurellidae

Emarginula pumila A. Adams, 1852

Range: 32.3°N to 21.62°S; 97.22°W to 28.9°W
Depth: 0 to 525 m (live 4.5 to 23 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 12  mm


Emarginula pumila A. Adams, 1852
Subemarginula pumila (A. Adams, 1852) 
Emarginula rollandii P. Fischer, 1857
Subemarginula rollandii (P. Fischer, 1857) 
Emarginula tumida auct. non Sowerby, 1874


Emarginula (Subemarginula) pumila A. Adams, 1852a, p. 91
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Unknown
Range: 32.3°N to 21.62°S; 97.22°W to 28.9°W
Depth: 0 to 525 m (live 4.5 to 23 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 12 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; USA: Louisiana; Mexico: Alacran Reef, Quintana Roo; Honduras, Panama, Colombia; ABC Islands: Curacao; Venezuela: Isla la Blanquilla; Bermuda, Bahamas: Grand Bahama Island, Abaco (Great or Little), Andros; Cuba: Pinar del Rio, North Havana Province, North Matanzas, South Matanzas; Cayman Islands: Grand Cayman Island; Jamaica, Haiti, Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; Brazil: Atol das Rocas, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas
References: Abbott (1958) d; Hopkins et al. (1977) WL; Leal (1991b) d{l}SE; Redfern (2001) l
Comments: Hopkins et al. (1977) 28.58°N in Florida.
Combining Genera:  Subemarginula

Emarginula rollandi P. Fischer, 1857b, p. 356, pl. 12, fig. 10
Type Locality: Guadeloupe
Range: 18°N to 16.2°N; 65°W to 61.5°W
Maximum Reported Size: 8.5 mm
Distribution: Guadeloupe
References: P. Fischer (1857b) SEM; Dall & Simpson (1901) NW; Pérez Farfante (1947) s
Combining Genera:  Subemarginula

Emarginula tumida auct. non Sowerby, 1874, 
[Not available]
Range: 6.99°S to 6.99°S; 34.78°W
Depth: 37 m
Distribution: Brazil
References: Pérez Farfante (1947) s
Comments: Misidentification by Dall (1890a).

Partial List of References

Adams, A. 1852. A catalogue of the species of Emarginula, a genus of gasteropodous Mollusca, belonging to the family Fissurellidae; in the collection of H. Cuming, Esq Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 19 82-92.
Fischer, P. 1857. Description d'espèces nouvelles Journal de Conchyliologie 5 355-356, pl. 12. [Stated date: -- Apr 1857.]

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