Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Austromitra
Family: Costellariidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
canaliculata
NOTES

An endemic shell to 12 mm. The axial ribs form a characteristic step at the suture line and there are 4 columella pleats. Nodule inside posterior angle of aperture.


AUTHORITY
(Sowerby, 1900)
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Darker colour below suture line and on lower part of body whorl
Colour: Cream
Notes: Brown bands below suture lines
Colour: Brown
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Collected in 1990 on beach at river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Mitra canaliculata



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