Petaloconchus nigricans

(Dall, 1884)

Petaloconchus nigricans

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Littorinimorpha

Vermetidae

Vermetidae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 217247

Shell Information

Length (mm): 60

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

West Florida to Panama

0 to 0 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine; Hard substrates

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Petaloconchus nigricans (Dall, 1884). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=419553 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.