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Nucella emarginata   (Deshayes, 1839)

emarginate dogwinkle
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Neogastropoda | Muricidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Bright, D.A. and D.V. Ellis. 1990. (Ref. 94096)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 2.8 cm NG male/unsexed; (Ref. 95344)

Environment

Benthic

Climate / Range

Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northeast Pacific: Alaska, Canada, USA. Subtropical to boreal.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found on semi-protected and exposed rocky beaches. Feeds on mussels (Ref. 95344). Members of the order Neogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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References
Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown