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A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca

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Gastropoda: : Trochoidea: Liotiidae

Arene tricarinata (Stearns, 1872)

Range: 35°N to 4°N; 96.3°W to 51°W
Depth: 0 to 183 m (live 2 to 11 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 3.6  mm


Liotia gemma auct. non Tuomey & Holmes, 1856
Architectonica tricarinata Stearns, 1872
Liotia tricarinata (Stearns, 1872) 
Liotia pergemma Gardner, 1948


Architectonica tricarinata Stearns, 1872, p. 23
[Basis of the current name]
Type Locality: Long Key and the shore of mainland Tampa Bay, west Florida
Range: 35°N to 4°N; 93.8°W to 51°W
Depth: 0 to 183 m (live 2 to 11 m)
Maximum Reported Size: 3.6 mm
Distribution: USA: North Carolina, Florida: East Florida, West Florida; USA: Louisiana, Flower Garden Banks; Mexico: Alacran Reef, Quintana Roo; Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela: Isla la Blanquilla; Bahamas: Abaco (Great or Little); Puerto Rico, Guyana, Surinam, Brazil: Amapa
References: Stearns (1872) {M}; Rice & Kornicker (1965) {W}; Lipka (1974) W; Princz (1977); Princz (1987); Odé (1987b) M; Lyons (1989b) L; Redfern (2001) l
Combining Genera:  Liotia

Liotia gemma auct. non Tuomey & Holmes, 1856, 
[Not available]
Range: 35°N to 18°N; 96.3°W to 67°W
Depth: 26 to 57 m
Maximum Reported Size: 3 mm
Distribution: USA: Flower Garden Banks, Texas
References: Parker & Curray (1956) DW
Comments: Misidentification by Dall & Simpson (1901); gemma is an extinct Solariella fide Campbell (1993).

Liotia gemmia sic, 
[Not available]
Comments: Error for gemma by Maury (1922).

Liotia pergemma Gardner, 1948, 
References: Robinson (1991) s

Partial List of References

Stearns, R. E. C. 1872. Descriptions of new species of marine mollusks from the coast of Florida Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 15 21-24. [Stated date: -- Aug 1872.]

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