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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Rissooidea: Rissoininae

Schwartziella bryerea (Montagu, 1803)

Range: 32.3°N to 28°S; 92°W to 5.7°W
Depth: 0 to 34 m (live 0 to 7.5 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 5.8  mm


Turbo bryerea Montagu, 1803
Rissoa bryerea (Montagu, 1803) 
Cingula bryerea (Montagu, 1803) 
Rissoina bryerea (Montagu, 1803) 
Rissoa subangulata C. B. Adams, 1850
Rissoina decipiens E. A. Smith, 1890
Rissoina bermudensis Peile, 1926
Rissoina michaudi Desjardin, 1949


Turbo bryereus Montagu, 1803, p. 313-314, pl. 15, fig. 8
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Weymouth [In error]; also occidental
Range: 32.3°N to 28°S; 92°W to 6°W
Depth: 0 to 34 m (live 0 to 7.5 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 5.8 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: East Florida, West Florida; Mexico: Campeche State, Cayo Arcas, Campeche, Yucatan State, Alacran Reef, Quintana Roo, Cozumel; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia; ABC Islands: Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire; Venezuela: unlocalized; Bermuda, Bahamas: Abaco (Great or Little), New Providence; Cuba: North Havana Province, North Matanzas, Santiago de Cuba; Cayman Islands: Little Cayman; Jamaica, Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands: St. Croix; St. Martin/St. Maarten, St. Kitts/St. Christopher, Brazil: Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia, Abrolhos Islands, Espirito Santo, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Santa Catarina; Ascension Island; Eastern Atlantic: St. Helena
References: Moore (1973) {d}; Waller (1973) D; Rosewater (1975) E; Princz (1982a); Vokes & Vokes (1983, original station data) W; Mello & Perrier (1986) {E}; Faber (1990d) T; Fernández Milera (1998); Redfern (2001) dLl
Comments: 26°N in Florida; record from the Cape Verde Islands by García-Talavera & Bacallado (1978) is a misidentification fide Rolán & Luque (2000).
Combining Genera:  Cingula Rissoa Rissoina

Rissonina bermudensis Peile, 1926, p. 98, 1 fig.
Type Locality: Bermuda
Range: 32.3°N ; 64.8°W
Maximum Reported Size: 5.5 mm
Distribution: Bermuda
References: Peile (1926) NSEWM; Faber (1990d) s

Rissoina bryeria sic, 
[Not available]
Comments: Error for bryerea by Rosewater (1975).

Rissoina decipiens E. A. Smith, 1890b, p. 287, pl. 23, fig. 36
Type Locality: St. Helena
Range: 16°S to 16°S; 5.7°W
Maximum Reported Size: 4.3 mm
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: St. Helena
References: E. A. Smith (1890b) NSEWM

Rissoina (Schwartziella) chesneli var. michaudi Desjardin, 1949, p. 196, pl. 9, fig. 4
Type Locality: Not stated
Maximum Reported Size: 4.8 mm
References: Desjardin (1949) M; Faber (1990d) s

Rissoa subangulata C. B. Adams, 1850f, p. 112-113, Not figured
Type Locality: Jamaica
Range: 18°N ; 77°W
Maximum Reported Size: 5.3 mm
Distribution: Jamaica
References: C. B. Adams (1850f) NSEWM; Faber (1990d) s

Partial List of References

Adams, C. B. 1850. Descriptions of supposed new species of marine shells, which inhabit Jamaica Contributions to Conchology 7 109-123. [Stated date: -- Apr 1850.]
Desjardin, M. 1949. Les Rissoina de l'Ile de Cuba Journal de Conchyliologie 89 193-208, pls. 9-10. [Stated date: 01 Oct 1949.]
Montagu, G. 1803. Testacea Britannica  [iii] + xxxix + 606 + [4]. J. S. Hollis: Romsey. [True date: post Sept 1.]
Peile, A. J. 1926. The Mollusca of Bermuda Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 17 71-98. [Stated date: 30 Dec 1926.]
Smith, E. A. 1890. Report on the marine molluscan fauna of the island of St. Helena Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1890 247-317, pls. 21-24. [Stated date: 01 Apr 1890.]

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