Buccinum hydrophanum

Hancock, 1846

Buccinum hydrophanum

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Neogastropoda

Buccinidae

Buccinidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 70

Dextral

Chirality:

This shell has 5-6 whorls that form a tall spire. Each whorl is very rounded and it has a relatively smooth sculpture except for faint axial growth lines.

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Greenland to Newfoundland

5 to 570 meters

Diet:

Carnivore

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Buccinum hydrophanum Hancock, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138866 on 2021-06-23