Arctic Moonsnail

(Gmelin, 1791)

Cryptonatica affinis

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Littorinimorpha

Naticidae

Naticidae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 337963

Shell Information

Length (mm): 37

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Greenland to Massachusetts

0 to 2811 meters

Diet:

Carnivore

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Cryptonatica affinis (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140525 on 2021-06-23

Mikkelsen, P. M., & Bieler, R. (28). Seashells of southern Florida: Living marine mollusks of the Florida keys and Adjacent REGIONS, bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press.