Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Colina
Family: Cerithiidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
pinguis
NOTES

A turreted shell to 18 mm with axial ridges on lower part of whorl. Usually found in muddy environments.


AUTHORITY
A.Adams, 1855
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The shells are a pinkish-brown
Colour: Brown
Notes: Shells sometimes more pink than brown
Colour: Pink
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cerithium contractum
Cerithium taeniatum
Cerithium crumena



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