Overview

Distribution

Ejde (Eidhi), (South of Ejde), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1928
Depth: low tide zone

Isafjorour, (Ísafjörður, Isafjorour, Isafjordhur), Iceland
Collection date: 16-26 July, 1937
Comments: low tide zone and shallow water; in algae on coarse and fine sand, as well as on the harbore wall of Isafjorour, frequent.

Firth of Clyde (Millport), United Kingdom
Collection date: prior to 1882

West Greenland, Disko Bay (Qeqertarsuup Tunua, Qeqertarssup Tunua, Disko Bugt), South of Godhavn, Greenland
Collection date: 1913 or earlier
Comments: beachwater and brackish.

White Sea (Beloye More, Weisses Meer), Gulf of Solowetzk (Solowetsk, Solowjetsk, Solovetskiy, Ostrov, Solowetzki, Solovetski Island; Solowezki, Solovets, Solovjetsk), Russia
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Barents Sea, Biological Station Alexandrowsk (Murmankuste, Alexandrovsk) and Pala Bay (Guba Pala, Pala Guba), Russia
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Irish Sea (Port Erin)
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Port Saint Mary (St. Mary, Port Mary), Ilse of Man
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

The Sound (Sund, Oresund, Öresund, Øresund), near Copenhagen (Kobenhavn, Kjobenhavn, Kopenhagen), Denmark
Collection date: 1913 or earlier
Comments: Kallebodstrand. [beaches near Copenhagen ?]

Neustadter Bucht, Baltic Sea, Germany
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

near Greifswald, Germany, Baltic Sea
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Liepaja (Libau, Liepaiya, Lepaya, Liepoja, Lietaya,Libava, Liyepaya, Leepaja, Lietaja, Liepaya), Latvia
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Stavenisse, Tholen, Province of Zeeland, Netherlands
Collection date: Apr 23, 1963
Comments: Salt-marsh creek. Creek runs through the salt-marsh of Stavenisse, found in several samples taken from the muddy sand bottom. It seems to be a member of the still-water association of detritus rich fine sand.

Stavenisse, Tholen, Province of Zeeland, Netherlands
Collection date: Nov 20, 1963
Comments: Puccinellietum maritimae fauna on the salt-marsh.

Jussarö, Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Depth: 0-34 m
Substrate: stone, coarse to fine sand, Gyttja
Comments: widely distributed in littoral/supralitoral from Hangö in the north to Jussarö and Lappvik. Also Tvärminne Storfjärd, Schären?. Vegetation: Fucus, Furcellaria, Ceramium, Potamogeton, Myriophyllum, Zannichellia, Chara, etc. Mytilus-Biocönosen.

Lappohja (Lappvik), Finnish Bay (Finnischen Meersbusen), Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Depth: 0-34 m
Substrate: stone, coarse to fine sand, Gyttja
Comments: widely distributed in littoral/supralitoral from Hangö in the north to Jussarö and Lappvik. Also Tvärminne Storfjärd, Schären?. Vegetation: Fucus, Furcellaria, Ceramium, Potamogeton, Myriophyllum, Zannichellia, Chara, etc. Mytilus-Biocönosen.

Tvärminne (Tvarminne), Finnish Bay, Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Depth: 0-34 m
Substrate: stone, coarse to fine sand, Gyttja
Comments: widely distributed in littoral/supralitoral from Hangö in the north to Jussarö and Lappvik. Also Tvärminne Storfjärd, Schären?. Vegetation: Fucus, Furcellaria, Ceramium, Potamogeton, Myriophyllum, Zannichellia, Chara, etc. Mytilus-Biocönosen.

Långörn (Langorn), Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Comments: coastal groundwater, under the soil surface.

Lappohja (Lappvik), Finnish Bay (Finnischen Meersbusen), Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Comments: coastal groundwater, under the soil surface.

Henriksberg, on the Hanko (Hangö, Hango, Hangonkyla, Khanko) Penninsula, Finnish Bay, Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Comments: coastal groundwater, under the soil surface.

Henriksberg, on the Hanko (Hangö, Hango, Hangonkyla, Khanko) Penninsula, Finnish Bay, Finland
Collection date: 1962 or earlier
Depth: 0-34 m
Comments: widely distributed in littoral/supralitoral from Hangö in the north to Jussarö and Lappvik. Also Tvärminne Storfjärd, Schären?. Vegetation: Fucus, Furcellaria, Ceramium, Potamogeton, Myriophyllum, Zannichellia, Chara, etc. Mytilus-Biocönosen.

Gulf of Reval (Tallinna Laht, Tallinas Licis, Gulf of Tallin, Revel'skaya), Estonia
Collection date: 1884 or earlier

Liepaja (Libau, Liepaiya, Lepaya, Liepoja, Lietaya,Libava, Liyepaya, Leepaja, Lietaja, Liepaya), Latvia
Collection date: 1877 or earlier

Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht, Kieler Bay, Kielerbugt, Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: 1931 or earlier

Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht, Kieler Bay, Kielerbugt, Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: 1930 or earlier

Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht, Kieler Bay, Kielerbugt, Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: 1951 or earlier
Substrate: coarse sand
Comments: Der ufernahe Grobsand ist hervorzuheben, weil dieser in der Kieler Bucht einen Lebensraum von Provortex karlingi bildet. Im Greifswalder Bodden war hier nur Provortex balticus nachweisbar.

Kiel Bay (Kieler Bucht, Kieler Bay, Kielerbugt, Nisler Bach), Germany
Collection date: 1956 or earlier

West Greenland (Westgrönland), Greenland
Collection date: 1879 or earlier

West Greenland (Westgrönland), Greenland
Collection date: 1925 or earlier

West Greenland (Westgrönland), Greenland
Collection date: 1932 or earlier

Isle of Man
Collection date: 1893 or earlier

Plymouth Sound (Sound, Plymouth-Sund), English Channel (Kanal La Manche), United Kingdom
Collection date: 1893 or earlier

Foroyar (Färöer, Faroe, Faeroes, Faeroerne, Faeroe, Faereyjar, Faer, Die Far Oer, Faroerne) Islands
Collection date: 1931 or earlier

coastal Ireland
Collection date: 1936 or earlier

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1954 or earlier

Murmansk (Muurmanni, Gorod Murmansk), Russia
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

White Sea (Beloye More, Weisses Meer), Gulf of Solowetzk (Solowetsk, Solowjetsk, Solovetskiy, Ostrov, Solowetzki, Solovetski Island; Solowezki, Solovets, Solovjetsk), Russia
Collection date: 1900 or earlier

Denmark north sea coast
Collection date: 1823 or earlier

Amrum Island, (North Frisian Islands), North Sea
Collection date: 1936 or earlier

Concarneau, France
Collection date: 1898 or earlier

Loiremündung (Loire-Mündung, Muendung, Mundung), Pays de la Loire, France
Collection date: 1901 or earlier

Socoa (Le Socoa), Aquitane, France
Collection date: 1913 or earlier

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1985 or earlier
Substrate: sand
Comments: deep sulfide layer at depths of more than 5 cm below the sediment surface. Species found at least 3 times.

Ellenbogen, Sylt Island, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Substrate: medium-coarse sand, mud
Salin: brackish
Comments: supralitoral salt marsh. beweideter AR. Mittel-bis grobsandiger Boden mit unterschiedlichen Schlick- und Detritusanteilen. 20 bis 50 cm über MHWL.

Nielönn, north of Kampen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: 1982-1983
Comments: salt meadow.

Hornum-Ost (Hörnum, Hoernum), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Mar 1983
Substrate: mud
Comments: Hörnum, Nehrungshaken und Lagune at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. Spartina auf Schlick bis Kleie.

inner Königshafen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: May 1982 -Jul 1983
Substrate: sand
Comments: Königshafen. at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. Strandgebiet im inneren Konigshafen. Dargestellt ist der Bereich zwischen 30 cm über und 30 cm unter der MHWL.

Lister Hook (Lister Haken, Hakens), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Aug 1983
Comments: Lister Haken, at the eulittoral-supralittoral transition belt of the lentic tidal coast. lenitisch- bis schwach lotische Westseite, -25 cm bis +40 cm. a) deichnaher geschützter, b) mittlerer, c) spitzhennaher exponierter Teil, jeweils 30 x 2 cm

Koenigs Bay (Koenigshafens, Konigshafen, Königshafen), Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jun 1983
Substrate: medium sand
Comments: Königshaften. Zwei Sandufer eines Salzwiesenpriels, -5 bis + 30 cm, Mittelsand. a) strömungsgeschützt, b) stärker exponiert, je 10 x 2 cm2.

Nielönn, north of Kampen, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Jul 1983
Comments: "Nielönn" bei Kampen.

Morsum-Odde, Sylt Island, Germany, North Sea
Collection date: Sep 1982
Substrate: mud
Comments: Morsum-Odde. Grüppelfeld, Schlick, z. T. stark verdichtet. Gräben mit wenig Salicornia und Acker mit Salicornia und Spartina, je 10 x 2 cm2.

Hornum-Ost (Hörnum, Hoernum), Sylt Island, Germany
Collection date: Mar 1983
Substrate: mud
Comments: Hörnum, Nehrungshaken und Lagune. Spartina auf Schlick bis Kleie, -20 bis + 20 cm, 30 x 2 cm2.

Tegeler Plate Nord, Weser River Estuary, Lower Saxony, Germany
Collection date: 1993-1994
Comments: Tegeler Plate Nord, Weser Estuary samples taken from intertidal flats.

Weser River Estuary, Lower Saxony, Germany
Collection date: 1993-1994
Substrate: mud
Comments: Weser Estuary (Germany, Lower Saxony) samples taken from intertidal flats. Schlickwattfläche im Oligohalinicum.

Redding Point, Plymouth Sound, United Kingdom
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1892
Comments: Redding Point to northwards. This area is prolific in littoral forms, tide-pools and rocks.

tide pools, Wembury Bay, United Kingdom
Collection date: Aug-Sep 1892
Comments: This species is apparently not common at Plymouth during August and September. It occurs between tide-marks, most commonly in Wembury Bay.

Bergen and environs, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Comments: Findesteder: Bergen og Stat. Almindelif i Fjaeren mellem Tang. Kjønsmodne Individer, baerende paa, haardskallede AEg, ere fundne Sommeren igjennem til sent paa Høsten.

Eldena (Greifswald-Eldena), Germany
Collection date: 2001
Substrate: fine and coarse sand
Salin: 6-7 ppt
Comments: Regelmässig in Proben vom Ufer der Ortschaft Wieck zu beiden Seiten der Mündung des Ryck. Das Spektrum der Sedimente reicht von stark detritushaltigen Boden zwischen Phragmtes communis bis zu reinem Fein-und Grobsand am Strandbad Eldena.

Lappohja (Lappvik), Finnish Bay (Finnischen Meersbusen), Finland
Collection date: 1997
Comments: Am Finnischen Meerbusen habe ich Material von einem Sandstrand bei Lappvik analysiert.

Ria de Navia, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (olig)

Ria de Guernica, San Antonio Beach, Spain
Collection date: 1997-1999
Salin: Brackish (olig)

near Greifswald, Germany, Baltic Sea
Collection date: 1848 or earlier
Kind: type locality
Comments: Vortex viridis ist in kleinen Wiesengräben und Teichen, welche im Sommer austrocknen, seit mehreren Jahren und immer wieder an denselben Stellen in der Nähe von Griefswald beobachtet. Ganz junge Exemplare fand ich Anfang December.
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  • Fuhrmann O. 1898. index card avail.
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  • Gamble FW. 1893. index card avail.
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