Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Bullia
Family: Nassariidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
annulata
NOTES

An elongate shell to 55 mm with a high sharp spire and convex whorls with a step-like spiral ridge below the suture. Spiral grooves and fine axial striae. The outer lip is smooth and the columella does not extend up the whorls. An infratidal scavenger.


AUTHORITY
(Lamarck, 1816)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Buff or brown with purplish spots on the subsutral spiral ridge
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Bobbejaanboud
Plough 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
Buccinum annulatum



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