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Astyris lunata (lunar dovesnail)

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Wikipedia Abstract

Astyris lunata is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Columbellidae, the dove snails.
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Predators

Anisotremus surinamensis (Thicklip grunt)[1]
Aythya americana (Redhead)[2]
Chaetodipterus faber (White angelfish)[3]
Holocentrus rufus (Wrenchman)[1]
Sciaenops ocellatus (Spotted bass)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Opechona cablei[4]

Distribution

Western Atlantic Ocean;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
2FOOD HABITS OF REDHEADS (AYTHYA AMERICANA) WINTERING IN SEAGRASS BEDS OF COASTAL LOUISIANA AND TEXAS, USA, MICHOT, T. C., WOODIN, M. C. and NAULT, A. J., Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 54 (Suppl. 1), pp. 239–250, 2008
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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