Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Cabestana
Family: Ranellidae (Mollusca/Gastropoda)
Taxon : Marine Molluscs
Group : Animal

SPECIES
africana
NOTES

A short, squat, barrel-shaped shell with 7 strong grooved ridges. The outer lip is thickened and corrugated with blunt teeth. It eats red bait.


AUTHORITY
(A.Adams, 1855)
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
 


Common Name
Furry ridged triton
Triton
Habitat
NOTES: Found in 1990 on the beach at the river mouth
HABITAT NAME: Beach
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cabestana cutacea africana
Triton africanus



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