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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Bivalvia: Euheterodonta: Tellinoidea: Tellininae

Tellinella listeri (Röding, 1798)

Range: 35°N to 24°S; 96°W to 32.3°W
Depth: 0 to 100 m
Maximum Reported Size: 100  mm


Tellina listeri Röding, 1798
Tellina interrupta W. Wood, 1815
Tellina maculosa Lamarck, 1818
Tellina mexicana Petit, 1841
Tellina antonii Philippi, 1844


Tellina listeri Röding, 1798, p. 185, [Chemnitz 1782, pl. 8, fig. 73]
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Not stated
Range: 35°N to 24°S; 87.5°W to 32.3°W
Depth: 0 to 100 m
Distribution: USA: North Carolina, Florida: East Florida, West Florida, Florida Keys; Mexico: Quintana Roo; Honduras: Swan Island; Bermuda, Cuba: Holguin
References: Britton (1975) d; Vegas Torres (2004); Mikkelsen & Bieler (2004) c

Tellina antonii Philippi, 1844, 
References: Mikkelsen (2005) s

Tellina interrupta W. Wood, 1815, 
Range: 26.5°N to 17.4°N; 89.7°W to 82°W
Maximum Reported Size: 100 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: West Florida; Mexico: Alacran Reef; Honduras: Swan Island
References: Rice & Kornicker (1962) WM; Perry & Schwengel (1955) NE; Britton (1975) S

Tellina maculosa Lamarck, 1818, 

Tellina mexicana Petit, 1841b, p. 183-184, Not figured
Type Locality: Non loin de la Vera-Cruz, Mexique
Range: 19°N ; 96°W
Maximum Reported Size: 43 mm
Distribution: Mexico: Veracruz
References: Petit (1841b) NSEWM

Partial List of References

Petit de la Saussaye, S. 1841. Description de quelques coquilles nouvelles Revue Zoologique 4 183-186. [Stated date: -- Jun 1841.]
Röding, P. F. 1798. Museum Boltenianum  viii + 199 pp. Hamburg. [Stated date: -- Sep 1798.]

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