Murexsul oxytatus

(M. Smith, 1938)

Murexsul oxytatus

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Neogastropoda

Muricidae

Muricidae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 370593

Shell Information

Length (mm): 32

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Florida to Venezuala

1 to 64 meters

Diet:

Carnivore

Habitat:

Marine; Hard substrates and among seagrass

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Murexsul oxytatus (M. Smith, 1938). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=407876 on 2021-06-23

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

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.