Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Monoplex
Family: Ranellidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
klenei
NOTES

A shell to 50 mm with axial ridges which end in nodules at the shoulders. Endemic. Feeds on molluscs or other invertebrates.


AUTHORITY
(Sowerby, 1889)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A white shell
Colour: White
Notes: Shell with brown markings
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Hondjie
Basket shell
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cymatium klenei



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