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Malacolog Version 4.1.1

A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Bivalvia: Euheterodonta: Lucinoidea: Lucinidae

Divalinga quadrisulcata (d'Orbigny, 1846)

Range: 42°N to 29°S; 89.7°W to 35°W
Depth: 0 to 100 m
Maximum Reported Size: 24  mm


Lucina quadrisulcata d'Orbigny, 1846
Divaricella quadrisulcata (d'Orbigny, 1846) 
Lucina strigilla Stimpson, 1851
Lucina americana C. B. Adams, 1852
Lucina pilula C. B. Adams, 1852


Lucina quadrisulcata d'Orbigny, 1846, p. 584-585, [d'Orbigny 1853, pl. 27, figs. 34-36]
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Rio de Janeiro; Cuba; Guadeloupe; Saint-Martin
Range: 42°N to 29°S; 89.7°W to 35°W
Depth: 0 to 100 m
Maximum Reported Size: 24 mm
Distribution: USA: Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Florida: East Florida, West Florida; Mexico: Alacran Reef, Quintana Roo; Honduras: Swan Island; Cuba: unlocalized; St. Martin/St. Maarten, Guadeloupe, Brazil: Rio de Janeiro
References: Rice & Kornicker (1962) WM; Dekker & Goud (1995) c
Combining Genera:  Divaricella

Lucina americana C. B. Adams, 1852c, p. 243, Not figured
Type Locality: CLench & Turner (1950) illustrate the holotype, but don't state which of three localities it comes from
Range: 40.5°N to 18°N; 77°W to 65°W
Maximum Reported Size: 19.8 mm
Distribution: USA: New York; Jamaica; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas
References: C. B. Adams (1852c) NSEWM

Lucina pilula C. B. Adams, 1852c, p. 246, Not figured
Type Locality: Jamaica
Range: 18°N ; 77°W
Maximum Reported Size: 10.7 mm
Distribution: Jamaica
References: C. B. Adams (1852c) NSEWM; Dekker & Goud (1995) s

Lucina strigilla Stimpson, 1851c, p. 17, Not figured
Type Locality: Nantucket [Massachusetts]
Distribution: USA: Massachusetts
References: Dekker & Goud (1995) s

Partial List of References

Adams, C. B. 1852. Catalogue of species of Lucina, which inhabit the West Indian Seas Contributions to Conchology 12 242-247. [Stated date: -- Nov 1852.]
d'Orbigny, A. 1846. Mollusques Voyage dans l'Amérique Méridionale 5 489-728 [and 729-758?]. P. Bertrand: Paris. [True date: -- --- 1846.]
Stimpson, W. 1851. Shells of New England  59 pp., 2 pls. Phillips, Sampson, and Company: Boston. [Stated date: 25 Nov 1851; true date: pre Dec 16.]

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