Angelwing

(Linnaeus, 1758)

Cyrtopleura costata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Myida

Pholadidae

Pholadidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 178

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Massachusetts to the Gulf of Mexico

0 to 49 meters

Diet:

-

Habitat:

Marine; Shallow water

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Cyrtopleura costata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156840 on 2021-06-10

Morris, P. A. (1987). A field guide to shells: Atlantic and Gulf coasts and the West Indies (3rd ed.). Houghton Mifflin.