Cerithidea fuscata Gould, 1857



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Cerithidea californica hyporhyssa Berry, 1906 (in part?); Cerithideopsis fuscata (Gould, 1857)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1935



San Diego Bay, California, USA


Biology & Ecology










Carlton, James T. (1993). Neoextinctions of marine invertebrates. American Zoologist 33: 499-509.

Carlton, James T., Geller, Jonathan B., Reaka-Kudla, Marjorie L. and Norse, Elliott A. (1999). Historical extinctions in the sea. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 30: 525-538.

Cowie, Robert H., Régnier, Claire, Fontaine, Benoît, and Bouchet, Philippe. (2017). Measuring the Sixth Extinction: what do mollusks tell us? The Nautilus 131(1): 3-41.

Régnier, Claire, Fontaine, Benoît and Bouchet, Philippe. (2009). Not Knowing, Not Recording, Not Listing: Numerous Unnoticed Mollusk Extinctions. Conservation Biology 23(5): 1214-1221.

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. 2nd Edition. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26, Bethesda, Maryland: 526 pp.


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