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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: Neogastropoda: Buccinoidea: Buccinidae

Buccinum angulosum Gray, 1839

Range: 80°N to 50°N; 50°W to 0°W
Maximum Reported Size: 56  mm


Tritonium angulosum (Gray, 1839) 
Buccinum angulosum Gray, 1839
Tritonium normale Middendorff, 1849
Buccinum stimpsoni Carpenter, 1872
Buccinum mirificum Verkrüzen, 1881
Buccinum subcostatum Dall, 1885
Buccinum typicum Dall, 1885
Buccinum cnismatopleura Dall, 1919
Buccinum physematum Dall, 1919


Buccinum angulosum Gray, 1839, p. 127-128, pl. 36, fig. 6
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Icy Cape [Alaska]
Range: 80°N to 50°N; 50°W to 0°W
References: Golikov (1980) NSEW
Combining Genera:  Tritonium

Buccinum angulosum var. cnismatopleura Dall, 1919b, p. 328
Type Locality: Point Barrow, Alaska
Maximum Reported Size: 48 mm
References: Dall (1919b) M; Golikov (1980) s

Buccinum mirificum Verkrüzen, 1881c, p. 296, 299-300
Type Locality: Syrtis Terrae novae
Maximum Reported Size: 55 mm
References: Verkrüzen (1881c) M; Golikov (1980) s

Tritonium (Buccinum) angulosum f. normalis Middendorff, 1849b, p. 500
[Not available]
Type Locality: Insel Novaja-Semlja
Maximum Reported Size: 56 mm
References: Middendorff (1849b) M
Comments: Infrasubspecific.

Buccinum physematum Dall, 1919, 
References: Golikov (1980) s

Buccinum stimpsoni Carpenter, 1872, 
References: Golikov (1980) s

Buccinum subcostatum Dall, 1885, 
References: Golikov (1980) s

Buccinum typicum Dall, 1885, 
[Not available]
References: Golikov (1980) s
Comments: Infrasubspecific.

Partial List of References

Dall, W. H. 1919. Descriptions of new species of Mollusca from the North Pacific Ocean in the collection of the United States National Museum Proceedings of the United States National Museum 56(2295) 293-371. [Stated date: -- --- 1919; true date: 30 Aug 1919.]
Gray, J. E. 1839. Molluscous animals, and their shells The Zoology of Captain Beechey's Voyage 101-142, pls. 33-38 Henry G. Bohn: London. [Stated date: -- Jul 1839.]
Middendorff, A. T. von. 1849. Beiträge zu einer Malacozoologia Rossica. II. Aufzählung und Beschreibung der zur Meeresfauna Russlands gehörigen einschaler Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de Saint-Pétersbourg, Sciences Naturelles (6)6 329-516, pls. 1-11.
Verkrüzen, T. A. 1881. Buccinum, L Jahrbücher der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft 8 279-301.

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