Boreal Hairysnail

Ariadnaria borealis (Trichotropis borealis)

General Status Rank: 
Not Assessed
Common Name: 
Boreal Hairysnail
Scientific Name: 
Ariadnaria borealis (Trichotropis borealis)
Naming References: 
Taxonomy
Group: 
Mollusc (Marine Gastropod)
Kingdom: 
Animalia
Phylum: 
Mollusca
Class: 
Gastropoda
Order: 
Neogastropoda
Family: 
Capulidae
References: 
General Biology
Canada Known Subspecies Count: 
0
Reproduction Frequency Per Year: 
0
Habitat
marine canadian arctic specimens found on clay, mud, sand, gravel, and rock at depths of 5 to 95m (elsewhere in arctic from5 to 944m)
References: 
Distribution

Ecozones

Beaufort Sea Amundsen Gulf, Viscount Melville Sea Region, High Arctic Sea Archipelago
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Distribution

References: 

Number of Occurrences

6
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Area of Occupancy

Score: 
-
Threats

Intrinsic Vulnerability

Score: 
-
General Status Rank
Rank: 
Not Assessed
Status Rank Description: 
-
S Rank: 
SNA
Last Updated: 
January 7, 2008

References

Ecozones

  • Macpherson E (1971) The Marine Molluscs of Arctic Canada. National Museums of Canada Publications in Biological Oceanography No. 3 RWED Library Call #QL429.M3 - B102 Return

Habitat

  • Macpherson E (1971) The Marine Molluscs of Arctic Canada. National Museums of Canada Publications in Biological Oceanography No. 3 RWED Library Call #QL429.M3 - B102 Return

Naming

  • Turgeon, D.D., J.F. Quinn, Jr., A.E. Bogan, E.V. Coan, F.G. Hochberg, W.G. Lyons, P.M. Mikkelsen, R.J. Neves, C.F.E. Roper, G. Rosenberg, B. Roth, A. Scheltema, F.G. Thompson, M. Vecchione, and J.D. Williams (1998) Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks. American Fisheries Society 2nd Edition. Special Publication 26, : 526 pp. - B169 Return

Number of Occurrences

  • Macpherson E (1971) The Marine Molluscs of Arctic Canada. National Museums of Canada Publications in Biological Oceanography No. 3 RWED Library Call #QL429.M3 - B102 Return

Range Extent

  • Macpherson E (1971) The Marine Molluscs of Arctic Canada. National Museums of Canada Publications in Biological Oceanography No. 3 RWED Library Call #QL429.M3 - B102 Return

Taxonomy

  • Macpherson E (1971) The Marine Molluscs of Arctic Canada. National Museums of Canada Publications in Biological Oceanography No. 3 RWED Library Call #QL429.M3 - B102 Return
  • ITIS (2008) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). Accessed 3-7 January 2008 http://www.itis.gov/index.html - W038 Return