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Gastropoda: : Rissooidea: Rissoininae

Rissoina sagraiana (d'Orbigny, 1842)

Range: 28°N to 9.75°N; 97°W to 61°W
Depth: 0 to 128 m
Maximum Reported Size: 5.8  mm


Rissoa sagraiana d'Orbigny, 1842
Rissoina guppyi Cossmann, 1921
Rissoina rituola Woodring, 1928
Rissoina fargoi Olsson & Harbison, 1953


Rissoa (Rissoina) sagraiana d'Orbigny, 1842b, p. 25, pl. 12, figs. 4-5
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Saint-Thomas and Martinique
Range: 26°N to 9.75°N; 97°W to 61°W
Depth: 0 m
Maximum Reported Size: 5 mm
Distribution: USA: Texas; Mexico: Veracruz; Costa Rica, Colombia, Cuba: North Havana Province; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas; Martinique
References: d'Orbigny (1842b) EM; Arango (1880) d; Espinosa & Ortea (2001a) S
Comments: As Rissoina sagra in plate caption, a misspelling, unless the plate can be shown to have been published before the text.

Rissoina (Phosinella) fargoi Olsson & Harbison, 1953, p. 324-325, pl. 48, fig. 4
[Synonymy uncertain]
Type Locality: Shell Creek, Florida
Range: 28°N ; 94°W
Depth: 22 to 128 m
Maximum Reported Size: 5.8 mm
References: Odé (1986c) DdNSEWM s? (of R. pulchra)

Rissoina guppyi Cossmann, 1921, 
References: Robinson (1991) s

Rissoina rituola Woodring, 1928, 
References: Robinson (1991) s

Rissoa sagra sic, 
[Not available]
Comments: An original misspelling of R. sagraiana.

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.]
Olsson, A. A. and A. Harbison. 1953. Pliocene Mollusca of Southern Florida, with special reference to those from North Saint Petersburg Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8 vii + 459, 65 pls. [Stated date: 06 Nov 1953.]

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