Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Volvarina
Family: Marginellidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
zonata
Sub Species
zonata
NOTES

A small polished shell with a narrow aperture and a short spire. The columellla has pleats. Live on sand banks or the sandy bottoms of rock pools and preys on other molluscs. Uncertain identification.


AUTHORITY
(Kiener, 1841)
Sub Author
Conservation
Rare
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Dark brown bands on the sutures
Colour: Brown
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
None known
Months
All year



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