Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Papillicardium
Family: Cardiidae (Mollusca/Bivalvia)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
turtoni
NOTES

A shell to 13 mm which has radial ribs and a rounded umbone. The left valve has one anterior and one posterior tooth. The right valve has two anterior teeth and one posterior tooth.


AUTHORITY
(Sowerby, 1894)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: A cream shell which has brown markings
Colour: Cream
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Collected 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cardium lavrani
Cardium turtoni
Parvicardium turtoni



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