South Florida Area Project

South Florida Area Gastropod Busycon spiratum (2037)

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:
66 mm high

1. Apertural
2. Apical
3. Abapertural
Morphologic Description: (after Morris 1975, Rehder 1981)
    Shape: fusiform
    Number of whorls: 4 - 5
    Sutures: distinct
    Outer lip thickness: thin
    Teeth: no
    Aperture shape: oval

Sampling Information:

Locality Latitude Longitude Sample Number Abundance Description

Last updated on 15 July 2004 - has
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