Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Clionella
Family: Clavatulidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
halistrepta
NOTES

An endemic shell which is turret-shaped and has a long narrow opening. The oblique ribs end in nodules. A species which fertilises the eggs internally and releases live young. A carnivorous mollusc.


AUTHORITY
(Bartsch, 1915)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: An orange shell
Colour: Orange
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
Food
Edible but too small to be of commercial value
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Clavatula halistrepta
Crassiclava halistrepta



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