All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Banded Tulip Shell</strong>
<em>Fasciolaria lilium</em> / Gastropod
Sanibel Island, FL
Dec. 17, 2009

The Banded Tulip is a <em>gastropod</em>, meaning "stomach-footed". These animals have one shell. Many gastropods are carnivores or scave...
Banded Tulip Shell
Fasciolaria lilium / Gastropod
Sanibel Island, FL
Dec. 17, 2009

The Banded Tulip is a gastropod, meaning "stomach-footed". These animals have one shell. Many gastropods are carnivores or scavengers, but some are herbivores that eat algae.

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