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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Trochoidea: Liotiidae

Arene cruentata (Mühlfeld, 1824)

Range: 28.58°N to 9.4°N; 97°W to 64.7°W
Depth: 0 to 115 m (live 0 to 23 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 16.3  mm


Liotia cruentata (Mühlfeld, 1824) 
Turbo cruentatus Mühlfeld, 1824
Delphinula radiata Kiener, 1838
Liotia radiata (Kiener, 1838) 
Delphinula muricata Reeve, 1843
Arene vanhyningi Rehder, 1943


Turbo cruentatus Mühlfeld, 1824, p. 211, pl. 7, figs. 8a-b
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: englischen Inseln in Westindien
Range: 28.58°N to 9.4°N; 97°W to 64.7°W
Depth: 0 to 115 m (live 0 to 23 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 16.3 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Louisiana, Flower Garden Banks, Texas; Mexico: Yucatan State, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela: unlocalized; Bahamas: Abaco (Great or Little); Cuba: North Havana Province, North Matanzas; Cayman Islands: Grand Cayman Island; Jamaica, Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands: St. Croix
References: Usticke (1959) E{M}; Hopkins et al. (1977) LN{DW}; Princz (1982a); Cubit & Williams (1983) S; Odé (1987b) DW; Fernández Milera (1998); Sarah Watson (email to Conch-L, 28 March 1999) M
Comments: Often dated 1829, but Sherborn (1922: xxiii) shows that part four of the journal was published in 1824.
Combining Genera:  Liotia

Delphinula muricata Reeve, 1843c,  pl. 4, fig. 18a-c
Attributed to: Humphrey MS
Type Locality: East Indies [in error]

Delphinula radiata Kiener, 1838c, p. 7, pl. 4, fig. 9
Type Locality: Mers de l'Inde
Range: 23°N ; 82.5°W to 81.7°W
Maximum Reported Size: 9 mm
Distribution: Netherlands Antilles, Cuba: North Havana Province, North Matanzas
References: Kiener (1838c) M; Arango (1880) NSEW; Abbott (1958) s; Princz (1982a)
Comments: West Indian provenance recognized by Philippi (1852:16).
Combining Genera:  Liotia

Arene vanhyningi Rehder, 1943a, p. 192-193, pl. 19, figs. 15-16
Type Locality: Sand Key, 8 miles south of Key West [Florida]
Range: 24.6°N to 17.8°N; 81.8°W to 65°W
Maximum Reported Size: 13 mm
Distribution: USA: Florida: Florida Keys; Virgin Islands: St. Croix
References: Rehder (1943a) NW; Abbott (1958) s; Usticke (1959) SEM

Partial List of References

Kiener, L. C. 1838. Genre Dauphinule. (Delphinula, Lam.) Spécies Général et Iconographie des Coquilles Vivantes 10 12 pp., 4 pls.
Mühlfeld, J. C. M. von. 1824. Fortsetzung von Johann Carl Megerle von Mühlfeld's Bescheibung einiger neuen Conchylien Verhandlungen der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1 205-221, pls. 1-3 [7-9 in text]. [Stated date: -- --- 1829; true date: -- --- 1824.]
Reeve, L. 1843. Monograph of the genus Delphinula Conchologia Iconica 1 pls. 1-5
Rehder, H. A. 1943. New marine mollusks from the Antillean region Proceedings of the United States National Museum 93(3161) 187-203, pls. 19-20.

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