South Florida Area Project

South Florida Area Gastropod Astraea longispina (2008)

Illustrations and objective data courtesy of AMOCO Production Co., Alan B. Shaw (Manager, South Florida Carbonate Project), and Brian F. Glenister (AMOCO Consultant).

Specimen size:
36 mm in diameter

1. Apertural
2. Abapertural
Morphologic Description: (after Morris 1975, Rehder 1981)
    Shape: turbinate
    Number of whorls: 5 - 7
    Sutures: indistinct
    Outer lip thickness: thin
    Teeth: no
    Aperture shape: oval

Sampling Information:

Locality Latitude Longitude Sample Number Abundance Description

Last updated on 14 July 2004 - has
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