Graptacme eborea

(Conrad, 1846)

Graptacme eborea

Class:

Order:

Family:

Scaphopoda

Dentaliida

Dentaliidae

Dentaliidae

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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.