Smooth Atlantic Tegula

(Born, 1778)

Tegula fasciata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Gastropoda

Trochida

Tegulidae

Tegulidae

Shell Information

Width (mm): 12-22

Dextral

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Florida to Yucatan

0 to 90 meters

Diet:

Herbivore

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Tegula fasciata (Born, 1778). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=419459 on 2021-06-23

Rosenberg, G. 29. Malacolog 4.1.1: A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca. [WWW database (version 4.1.1)] URL http://www.malacolog.org/

Andrews, J. (1971). Seashells of the Texas Coast. University of Texas Press.