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European Necklace Shell

Euspira catena (da Costa 1778)

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Deutsche Zentrum fuer Marine Biodiversitaetsforschung Wilhelmshaven. Year: 2015.   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Euspira catena (European necklace shell) 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 European necklace shell