Flat Periwinkle

(Linnaeus, 1758)

Littorina obtusata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Littorinimorpha

Littorinidae

Littorinidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 13

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Greenland to New Jersey

Diet:

Herbivore

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Littorina obtusata (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140263 on 2021-06-23

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/