Common West Indian Bubble

A. Adams, 1850

Bulla occidentalis

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Cephalaspidea

Bullidae

Bullidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 45

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

East Florida to Venezuala

0 to 81 meters

Diet:

Herbivore

Habitat:

Marine; Soft substrates

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Bulla occidentalis A. Adams, 1850. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420521 on 2021-06-23

Rosenberg, G., F. Moretzsohn, and E. F. Garc�a. 29. Gastropoda (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 579�699 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico�Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, Texas.

Malaquias, M. A. E., & Reid, D. G. (2008). Systematic revision of the living species of Bullidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Cephalaspidea), with a molecular phylogenetic analysis. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 153(3), 453�543. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2008.00369.x