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Amauropsis islandica (Gmelin 1791)

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Amauropsis islandica (Iceland moonsnail) is a species of Gastropoda in the family moon snail. It is found in marine habitat. It is a mobile prey feeder.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Iceland moonsnail