Graptacme eborea

(Conrad, 1846)

Graptacme eborea

Class:

Order:

Family:

Scaphopoda

Dentaliida

Dentaliidae

Dentaliidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 25-65

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

North Carolina to Brazil

0 to 167 meters

Diet:

Habitat:

Marine; sand or muddy sand substrates

Misc. Facts

This is one of the most common species of scaphopod found washed up on Southern beaches.

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase.�Graptacme eborea�(Conrad, 1846). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=344508 on 2021-12-17

Kraeuter, J. N. (1972). A TAXONOMIC AND DISTRIBUTIONAL STUDY OF THE WESTERN NORTH ATLANTIC DENTALIIDAE (MOLLUSCA: SCAPHOPODA). University of Delaware.