Oyster Dovesnail

(Sowerby III, 1882)

Parvanachis ostreicola

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Neogastropoda

Columbellidae

Columbellidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 4.3

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

West Florida to Texas

0 to 6 meters

Diet:

Habitat:

Marine; Oyster reefs

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Parvanachis ostreicola (Sowerby III, 1882). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420007 on 2021-06-23

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.