Fallen Angelwing

(Say, 1822)

Barnea truncata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Myida

Pholadidae

Pholadidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 50

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Massachusetts to Florida

Diet:

Suspension feeder and chemosymbiosis

Habitat:

Marine; Mud and peat banks of intertidal zone

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Barnea truncata (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156750 on 2021-07-20

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

Rosenberg, G. 29. Malacolog 4.1.1: A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca. [WWW database (version 4.1.1)] URL http://www.malacolog.org/