Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 79 specimens in 16 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 8 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0.3 - 226.771
  Temperature range (°C): 24.678 - 26.401
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.152 - 2.158
  Salinity (PPS): 36.667 - 37.244
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.706 - 4.848
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.108 - 0.191
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.366 - 2.691

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0.3 - 226.771

Temperature range (°C): 24.678 - 26.401

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.152 - 2.158

Salinity (PPS): 36.667 - 37.244

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.706 - 4.848

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.108 - 0.191

Silicate (umol/l): 1.366 - 2.691
 
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Associations

Known predators

Columbella (Acmaea, Amphissa, Columbella) is prey of:
Leptasterias
Cribina
Actinopterygii

Based on studies in:
USA: California, Cabrillo Point (Littoral, Rocky shore)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • W. G. Hewatt, Ecological studies on selected marine intertidal communities of Monterey Bay, California, Am. Midl. Nat. 18(2):161-206, from p. 196 (1937).
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Known prey organisms

Columbella (Acmaea, Amphissa, Columbella) preys on:
encrusting and mat-forming algae

Based on studies in:
USA: California, Cabrillo Point (Littoral, Rocky shore)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • W. G. Hewatt, Ecological studies on selected marine intertidal communities of Monterey Bay, California, Am. Midl. Nat. 18(2):161-206, from p. 196 (1937).
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Wikipedia

Columbella

Columbella is a genus of small sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails.[1]

Species

Species within the genus Columbella include:[1]

Nomen dubium
Species brought into synonymy
[1]

According to the Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database, the following species names are also in current use, or have become synonyms :[1][39]

References

  1. ^ a b c d Columbella Lamarck, 1799.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 24 June 2012.
  2. ^ Columbella adansoni Menke, 1853.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  3. ^ Columbella costa Simone, 2007.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  4. ^ Columbella marrae Garcia E., 1999.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  5. ^ Columbella mercatoria Lamarck.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  6. ^ Columbella rustica (Linnaeus, 1758).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  7. ^ Columbella rusticoides Heilprin, 1886.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  8. ^ Columbella erythraeensis .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  9. ^ Columbella nomanensis .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  10. ^ Columbella alabastrum v. Martens, 1880.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  11. ^ Columbella albina Kiener, 1840.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  12. ^ Columbella azora Duclos, 1846.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  13. ^ Columbella conspersa .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  14. ^ Columbella exilis .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  15. ^ Columbella eximia .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  16. ^ Columbella flava (Bruguière, 1789).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  17. ^ Columbella fulgurans Lamarck, 1822.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  18. ^ Columbella galaxias .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  19. ^ Columbella gowllandi Brazier, 1874.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  20. ^ Columbella ligula Duclos.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  21. ^ Columbella mendicaria .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  22. ^ Columbella mindoroensis .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  23. ^ Columbella moleculina Duclos, 1846.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  24. ^ Columbella nympha .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  25. ^ Columbella pardalina Lamarck, 1822.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  26. ^ Columbella plutonida Duclos, 1846.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  27. ^ Columbella profundi Dall, 1889.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  28. ^ Columbella pumila Dunker, 1859.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  29. ^ Columbella regulus Souverbie, 1863.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  30. ^ Columbella richardi (Dautzenberg & Fisher, 1906).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  31. ^ Columbella savingyi .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  32. ^ Columbella terpsichore .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  33. ^ Columbella testudinaria .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  34. ^ Columbella tringa .  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  35. ^ Columbella troglodytes Souverbie, 1866.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  36. ^ Columbella turturina Lamarck, 1822.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  37. ^ Columbella varians Sowerby, 1832.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  38. ^ Columbella versicolor Sowerby, 1832.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 17 April 2010.
  39. ^ OBIS : Columbella
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