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Retusa truncatula   (Bruguiére, 1792)


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Retusa truncatula   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Cephalaspidea | Retusidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Gosliner, T. 1987. (Ref. 866)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Demersal

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Indian Ocean, Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

This is an epibenthic species (Ref. 95730) that Inhabits shallow estuaries where it burrows in mud or sand in tidal marshes. Feeds on foraminiferans (Ref. 866). Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Price category (Ref. 80766)
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