Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Tritonoturris
Family: Conidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
capensis
NOTES

An endemic shell to 14 mm. Has canellate sculpture and shoulders to each whorl. There is a notch in the upper part of the lip. Carnivorous.


AUTHORITY
(E.A.Smith, 1882)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A cream coloured shell
Colour: Cream
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
Clathurella capensis
Pleurotoma capensis



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