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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Naticoidea: Naticidae

Stigmaulax cayennensis (Récluz, 1850)

Range: 23.1°N to 13°S; 90.5°W to 34.9°W
Depth: 0 to 80 m (live 20 to 25 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 35  mm


Natica canrena auct. non Linnaeus, 1758
Natica cayennensis Récluz, 1850
Natica pennata Mörch, 1877
Natica hayesae Usticke, 1959


Natica cayennensis Récluz, 1850b, p. 383-384, pl. 14, fig. 6
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Cayenne [French Guiana]
Range: 23.1°N to 13°S; 90.5°W to 34.9°W
Depth: 0 to 80 m (live 20 to 25 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 29 mm
Distribution: Mexico: Campeche State, Quintana Roo; Colombia, Venezuela: Sucre, Isla Margarita; Cuba: North Havana Province, North Matanzas; Jamaica, Puerto Rico, French Guiana, Surinam, Brazil: Amapa, Para, Ceara, Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia
References: Récluz (1850b) M; Sarasúa (1970); Ekdale (1974) {N}; Altena (1975) d; Cosel (1986) Ll; Mello & Perrier (1986) E; Kabat et al. (1997) c; Fernández Milera (1998) N; Macsotay & Campos (2001)

Natica canrena auct. non Linnaeus, 1758, 
[Not available]
References: Cosel (1986) s
Comments: Misidentification by Dautzenberg (1900, partim).

Natica hayesae Usticke, 1959, p. 55-56
Type Locality: Near Ham Bay, St. Croix
Range: 17.8°N ; 64.9°W
Maximum Reported Size: 35 mm
Distribution: Virgin Islands: St. Croix
References: Usticke (1959) NSEWM; Warmke & Abbott (1961) s; Boyko & Cordeiro (2001a) T

Natica (Cochlis) pennata Mörch, 1877b, p. 64
Attributed to: Chemnitz
Type Locality: Several localities
Range: 10.5°N to 5°N; 61°W to 52°W
Distribution: Trinidad & Tobago: Trinidad; French Guiana
References: Mörch (1877b) NSEW

Partial List of References

Mörch, O. A. L. 1877. Synopsis molluscorum marinorum Indiarum occidentalium imprimis insularum danicarum Malakozoologische Blätter 24 14-66, 93-123.
Récluz, C. 1850. Description de natices nouvelles Journal de Conchyliologie 1 379-402, pls. 12-14.
Usticke, G. W. Nowell. 1959. A Check List of Marine Shells of St. Croix  vi + 90, 4 pls. Author: Christiansted, St. Croix. [Stated date: -- --- 1959; true date: post June.]

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