Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Afrocominella
Family: Buccinidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
capensis
Sub Species
simoniana
NOTES

An endemic shell to 42 mm. The columella has one tooth posteriorly.


AUTHORITY
(Dunker, 1844)
Sub Author
(Petit de la Saussaye, 1852)
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: An orange-brown shell
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Sea snail
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Afrocominella elongate
Afrocomella multistriata
Cominella alfredensis
Cominella elongate
Euthria multistriata
Euthria simoniana
Fuscus simonianus
Glypteuthria solidissima



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