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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Naticoidea: Naticidae

Sinum maculatum (Say, 1831)

Range: 35.35°N to 28°S; 97°W to 35°W
Depth: 0.3 to 70 m (live 0.3 to 26 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 35  mm


Stomatia maculatum (Say, 1831) 
Cryptostoma maculatum (Say, 1831) 
Sigaretus maculatus Say, 1831
Stomatia zonatum (d'Orbigny, 1842) 
Sigaretus zonatus d'Orbigny, 1842
Sigaretus martinianus Philippi, 1844
Sigaretus junior Récluz, 1851


Sigaretus maculatus Say, 1831b, pl. 25, middle
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Southern coast of [eastern] United States
Range: 35.35°N to 28°S; 97°W to 35°W
Depth: 0.3 to 70 m (live 0.3 to 26 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 35 mm
Distribution: USA: North Carolina, Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Texas; Mexico: Campeche State, Yucatan State, Quintana Roo; Panama, Venezuela: Isla Margarita; Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Nevis, Brazil: Para, Ceara, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia, Rio de Janeiro, Parana, Santa Catarina
References: Say (1834); Bush (1885a) N; Porter (1974) DL; Lyons (1989b) l; Macsotay & Campos (2001); Hewitt (2005b) M
Combining Genera:  Cryptostoma Stomatia

Sigaretus junior Récluz, 1851, 
[Not available]
Comments: Kabat et al. (1997) took 'junior' as a varietal name of Récluz (1851). Examination of Récluz (1843) shows that by 'junior' he was indicating that Say based his Sigaretus maculatus on a young specimen.

Sigaretus martinianus Philippi, 1844f, p. 144-145, pl. 1, fig. 5
[Synonymy uncertain]
Type Locality: Unknown
Range: 26.6°N to 18°N; 80°W to 65°W
Maximum Reported Size: 26 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: East Florida; Cuba, Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas
References: Philippi (1844f) M; Reeve (1864a) E; Arango (1880); C. W. Johnson (1890) s; Dall & Simpson (1901) S; M. Smith (1941) NW

Sigaretus zonatus d'Orbigny, 1842b, p. 38, [Martini 1769, pl. 16, fig. 151, 153, 154]
[Synonymy uncertain]
Type Locality: Guadeloupe
Range: 18.3°N to 4°N; 68°W to 51°W
Maximum Reported Size: 27 mm
Distribution: Dominican Republic; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas, St. Croix; St. Martin/St. Maarten, Guadeloupe, Brazil
References: d'Orbigny (1842b) M; Mörch (1877b) NSEW
Combining Genera:  Stomatia

Partial List of References

d'Orbigny, A. 1842. Mollusques Histoire Physique, Politique et Naturelle de l'île de Cuba 2 1-112, pls. 10-21?. Arthus Bertrand: Paris. [Stated date: -- --- 1853; true date: -- --- 1842.]
Philippi, R. A. 1844. Sigaretus Abbildungen und Beschreibungen neuer oder wenig gekannter Conchylien 1(6) 143-146, pl. 1. [Stated date: -- Jul 1844.]
Say, T. 1831. American Conchology 3  pls. 21-30. Thomas Say: New Harmony, Indiana. [Stated date: -- Sep 1830; true date: -- Sep 1831.]

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