Paper Fig Shell

(Linnaeus, 1758)

Ficus ficus

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Littorinimorpha

Ficidae

Ficidae

Image Voucher: 

AMNH MIC-MO-G-038

Shell Information

Maximum length (mm): 145

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

North Carolina to Gulf of Mexico

0 to 176 meters

Diet:

Carnivore

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Ficus ficus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214982 on 2022-09-28

Rosenberg, G. 2009. Malacolog 4.1.1: A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca. [WWW database (version 4.1.1)] URL http://www.malacolog.org/