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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Calyptraeoidea: Calyptraeidae

Calyptraea centralis (Conrad, 1841)

Range: 35°N to 35°S; 96.3°W to 36°W
Depth: 0 to 183 m (live 7 to 117 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 15  mm


Infundibulum centrale Conrad, 1841
Infundibulum concentricum H. C. Lea, 1843
Calyptraea candeana d'Orbigny, 1847
Trochilina candeana (d'Orbigny, 1847) 
Galerus candeana (d'Orbigny, 1847) 
Infundibulum candeana (d'Orbigny, 1847) 
Trochita occidentalis Gray, 1850
Trochita collinsii Gabb, 1875
Galerus parvulus Dunker, 1875


Infundibulum centrale Conrad, 1841,
[Basis of the current name]
Range: 35°N to 35°S; 96.3°W to 36°W
Depth: 0 to 183 m (live 7 to 117 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 15 mm
Distribution: USA: North Carolina, Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Louisiana, Texas; Mexico: Campeche State, Yucatan State, Campeche Bank, Quintana Roo; Honduras: Swan Island; Panama, Colombia, Venezuela: Gulf of Venezuela, Falcon, Carabobo, Sucre, Isla Margarita; Cuba: Havana Province; Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas; Anguilla, St. Martin/St. Maarten; St. Vincent & the Grenadines: St. Vincent; Guyana, Surinam, Brazil: Para, Maranhao, Alagoas, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Parana; Uruguay
References: Parker & Curray (1956) W; Sykes & Hall (1970) l; Altena (1975) d; Princz (1977); Princz (1978b); Odé (1983a) {L}; Cosel (1986) {L}; Díaz & Puyana (1994) M; Macsotay & Campos (2001); Simone (2002b) L

Calyptraea (Infundibulum) candeanum d'Orbigny, 1847b, p. 190, pl. 24, figs. 26-29
Type Locality: Santo Domingo, Jamaica, Saint-Thomas, Martinique and Cuba
Range: 35°N to 22.93°S; 86°W to 41.57°W
Depth: 5 to 73 m
Maximum Reported Size: 6 mm
Distribution: USA: North Carolina, Florida: West Florida; Colombia, Venezuela: Gulf of Venezuela; Cuba, Jamaica, Dominican Republic; Virgin Islands: St. Thomas; Martinique, Brazil: Rio de Janeiro
References: d'Orbigny (1847b) M; Arango (1880); Dautzenberg (1900) d{DSE}; E. A. Smith (1915) DSE; Maury (1922) NW; Abbott (1954c) s
Combining Genera:  Galerus Infundibulum Trochilina

Trochita collinsii Gabb, 1875, 
References: Woodring (1957) s

Infundibulum concentricum H. C. Lea, 1843, 
References: Robinson (1991) s; Campbell (1993) s

Trochita occidentalis Gray, 1850b, p. 84, pl. 130, fig. 2 [sic, 3]
Type Locality: Not stated
References: Mörch (1877b) s

Galerus parvulus Dunker, 1875, p. 244-245
Type Locality: Desterro, Santa Catarina, Brasil
Maximum Reported Size: 6 mm
Distribution: Brazil: Santa Catarina
References: Dunker (1875) M; Maury (1922) s

Partial List of References

d'Orbigny, A. 1847. Mollusques Histoire Physique, Politique et Naturelle de l'île de Cuba 2 129-224, pls. 22-25?. [Stated date: -- --- 1853; true date: pre May?]
Dunker, W. 1875. Ueber Conchylien von Desterro, Provinz Sta. Catharina, Brasilien Jahrbücher der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft 2 240-254.
Gray, J. E. 1850. Figures of the molluscous animals. Explanations of the plates Figures of the Molluscous Animals 4 1-124. Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: London. [Stated date: -- --- 1850; true date: post 12 Feb.]

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