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Vaagfjord (Sudero), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1928
Depth: 10 m
Substrate: mud

Thorshavn (Stromo), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1928
Depth: low tide zone

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

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

Tjaldavik Holmur, Suduroy, Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species in 4-6 meters.

Kvannesund (Hvannasund), (Videro), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species.

Kunoy (Kuno; Kuno Bygd; Kunoyarbygd), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species south of Kuno in 10 to 15 meters.

Skalafjordhur (Skaale-Fjord; Skalefjord; Skaalefiord, Skalafjordur), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species in 18 to 20 meters.

Kvalvig (Hvalvik), (Stromo), Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species.

Trangisvaag, Suduroy, Faroes, Faroe Islands
Collection date: 1925 and 1926
Comments: Steinbock notes that Danish investigators collected this species.

Station 307, off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: 1879
Kind: default type
Depth: 31 fathoms

Nantucket Shoals, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: 1879
Kind: default type
Depth: 13.5 fathoms

Gloucester Harbor, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: 1878
Comments: "on the shores, under stones, on the piles of wharves, and in tide pools, especially at Ten Pound Island.

Ten Pound Island, Gloucester Harbor, Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: 1878
Comments: tide pools, under stones, on piers of wharves.

Station 156, off Cape Ann, Massachusetts
Collection date: 1878
Depth: 42 fathoms
Substrate: muddy bottom
Comments: U.S. Fish Commission station 156

Casco Bay, Maine, USA
Collection date: 1873
Depth: intertidal
Comments: tide pools

Eastport, Maine, USA
Collection date: 1868, 1870, 1872
Depth: intertidal
Comments: tide pools

Cuttyhunk Island, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: between 1871 & 1887
Comments: on an underwater telegraph cable

Woods Hole,Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: 1965 or earlier

Mount Desert Island, Maine, USA
Collection date: 1939 or earlier
Substrate: under stones
Comments: no specific location given.

East Coast of Scotland, United Kingdom
Collection date: 1821

Point Barrow, Alaska, USA
Collection date: prior to 1939
Depth: 226 m
Comments: over 70 specimens of this species were taken by MacGinitie in the vicinity of Point Barrow.

Suez Canal (Qanat as Suways, Qana el Suweis), Egypt
Collection date: 1924

Suez Canal (Qanat as Suways, Qana el Suweis), Egypt
Collection date: 1924

Bodo (Bodö), Nordland Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 6-8 m

Hjertoy (Hjertoya, Hjerto, Stora Hjertö), Sor-Trondelag Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 6-8 m

Silavagen (Silva Vaagen, Silavaagen), Nordland Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 6-8 m

Sandtorg (Sandtorv), Troms Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 10-20 m

Bjarkoya (Bjarko, Bjarkö), Troms Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 10-20 m

Gibostad (Gikostad), Troms Fylke, Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 60-70 m

Tromso (Malangen), Norway
Collection date: 1932 or earlier
Depth: 40 m

Suez Canal (Qanat as Suways, Qana el Suweis), Egypt
Collection date: 1928 or earlier

Baffin Bay (Baffins Bucht, Baffin's Bay)
Collection date: Aug 3, 1935
Comments: Hyman examined USNM whole mount No. 134562 collected in Baffin Bay by Capt. Robert A. Bartlett. Pearse and associates had as Leptoplan angusta and L. virilis at different times. Hyman found it to be N. atomata.

Nantucket Harbor, Massachusetts, USA
Collection date: Sep 8, 1875
Depth: 26 m
Comments: Pearse USNM whole mounts reviewed by Hyman found to be N. atomata. USFC No. 15620, Nantucket, Mass., 81 feet.

Cherry Island, Bay of Fundy, Canada
Collection date: 1872
Depth: 37 - 46 m
Comments: Pearse USNM slides reviewed by Hyman found to be N. atomata. USFC No. 15622 (two slides), Bay of Fundy, off Cherry Island.

Casco Bay, Maine, USA
Collection date: prior to 1940
Comments: Hyman reviewed unidentified vials sent to US National Museum all of which are N. atomata from points off the coast of Massachusetts and from Casco Bay, Maine.

Massachusetts Coast, USA
Collection date: prior to 1940
Comments: Hyman reviewed unidentified vials sent to US National Museum all of which are N. atomata from points off the coast of Massachusetts and from Casco Bay, Maine.

Plymouth Sound (Sound, Plymouth-Sund), English Channel (Kanal La Manche), United Kingdom
Collection date: 1883 or earlier
Comments: Recently, specimens from Plymouth Sound have reached me which agree in almost every particular with L. Droebachensis, Oe., as described by Jensen, and it appears probable that this species has hitherto been confused on our coasts with L. tremellaris.

Drobak (Dröbak, Dröback), Norway
Collection date: 1844 or earlier
Kind: default type
Comments: Kjønsmodne Individer. Ørsted har fundet den ved Drøbak.

Alverstraum (Alvaerstroem, Alvärström, Alvaerström), 2 miles north of Bergen, Norway
Collection date: 1878 or earlier
Depth: 3.7-11 m
Comments: Arten er funden i Alvaerstøommen talrig paa Rødderne af Laminarier i en Dybde af 2 - 6 Favne. September.

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