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Family: Turbinidae turban shells (See list of species below)

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197 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Adeuomphalus ammoniformis
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Adeuomphalus xerente
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Angaria formosa
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Angaria nodosa
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Angaria sphaerula
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Arene bairdii
[warty cyclostreme]
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Arene brasiliana
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Arene briareus
[briar cyclostreme]


Arene cruentata
[star cyclostreme]


Arene ferruginosa
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Arene miniata
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Arene riisei
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Arene tricarinata
[gem cyclostreme]
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Arene variabilis
[variable cyclostreme]


Arene venusta
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Arene venustula
[graceful cyclostreme]
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Astraea heliotropium
[circular saw shell]
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Astralium brevispina
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Astralium calcar
[spurred turban]
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Astralium confragosum
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Astralium haemotragum
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Astralium lapillus
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Astralium latispina
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Astralium milloni
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Astralium phoebium
[longspine starsnail]
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Astralium provisorium
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Astralium rhodostomum
[rosemouth starshell]
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Astralium saturnum
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Astralium tentorium
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Astrallum mactanense
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Astrallum rhodostoma
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Bellastraea aurea
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Bolma bartschi
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Bolma erectospinosa
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Bolma girgylla
[girgyllus star shell]
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Bolma guttata
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Bolma henica
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Bolma kermadecensis
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Bolma maestratii
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Bolma microconcha
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Bolma midwayensis
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Bolma minutiradiosa
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Bolma persica
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Bolma recens
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Bolma rugosa
[rough turbo]
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Bolma sunderlandi
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Bolma tamikoana
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Callogaza watsoni
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Cirsonella extrema
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Cookia sulcata
[cooks turban shell]
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Cumingia fragilis
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Cyclostrema amabile
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Cyclostrema archeri
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Cyclostrema cancellatum
[cancellate cyclostreme]
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Cyclostrema crassiolatum
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Cyclostrema huesonicum
[Key West cyclostreme]
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Cyclostrema ocrinium
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Cyclostrema supremum
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Cyclostrema tortuganum
[Tortugas cyclostreme]
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Didianema pauli
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Eulithidium adamsi
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Eulithidium affine
[checkered pheasant]
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Eulithidium bellum
[shouldered pheasant]
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Eulithidium pterocladicum
[rhodophyte pheasant]
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Eulithidium tessellatum
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Eulithidium thalassicola
[turtlegrass pheasant]
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Gabrielona sulcifera
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Gaza compta
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Gaza olivacea
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Granigyra limata
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Granigyra oblatogyra
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Granigyra radiata
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Granigyra spinulosa
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Guildfordia aculeata
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Guildfordia superba
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Guildfordia tagaroae
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Guildfordia triumphans
[victorious turban]


Guildfordia yoka
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Haplocochlias cubensis
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Haplocochlias moolenbeeki
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Haplocochlias nunezi
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Haplocochlias ortizi
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Haplocochlias risoneideneryae
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Haplocochlias williami
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Homalopoma albidum
[white dwarf-turban]
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Homalopoma baculum
[berry dwarf-turban]
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Homalopoma carmelae
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Homalopoma eoa
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Homalopoma indutum
[two-faced dwarf-turban]
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Homalopoma laevigatum
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Homalopoma luridum
[dark dwarf-turban]
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Homalopoma rubricinctum
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Homalopoma sanguineus
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Leptothyra benthicola
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Leptothyra candida
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Leptothyra inepta
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Leptothyra kermadecensis
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Leptothyra nanina
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Leptothyra rubricincta
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Liotia microgrammata
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Liotina loculosa
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Liotina peronii
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Lissospira bushae
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Lissospira conica
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Lissospira convexa
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Lissospira depressa
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Lissospira rarinota
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Lissospira valvata
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Lissotesta impervia
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Lissotesta liratula
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Lissotesta notalis
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Lissotesta unifilosa
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Lithopoma americanum
[American star snail]
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Lithopoma aspinosum
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Lithopoma caelatum
[carved starsnail]
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Lithopoma gibberosa
[red turban]
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Lithopoma tectum
[West Indian starsnail]
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Lithopoma tuber
[green starsnail]
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Lodderena bunnelli
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Lodderena janetmayae
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Lodderena ornata
[ornate lodderena]
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Lodderena pulchella
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Lodderena striata
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Lodderia coatsiana
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Lodderia novemcarinata
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Margarita bicarinata
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Margarita magellanica
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Margarites atlantoides
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Margarites bairdii
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Margarites biconicus
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Margarites coarctatus
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Margarites dnopherus
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Margarites euspira
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Margarites imperialis
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Margarites kophameli
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Margarites malouinus
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Margarites miona
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Margarites mirabilis
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Margarites ornatus
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Margarites sigaretinus
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Megastraea turbanica
[rockpile turban]
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Megastraea undosa
[wavy turban]
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Moelleria costulata
[ribbed moelleria]
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Moelleriopsis abyssicola
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Moelleriopsis sincera
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Moelleriopsis valvatoides
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Moelleriopsis watsoni
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Palazzia pankakare
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Parviturbo granulum
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Parviturbo tuberculosus
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Pomaulax gibberosus
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Pomaulax spiratus
[spirate turban]
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Prisogaster niger
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Retigyra millipunctata
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Skenea ferruginea
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Skenea peterseni
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Skenea proxima
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Skenea trochoides
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Tegula puntagordana
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Tegula subplicata
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Tharsiella globosa
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Trenchia argentinae
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Tropidomarga biangulata
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Turbo angelvaldesi
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Turbo argyrostomus
[silvermouth turban]
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Turbo aurantius
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Turbo bruneus
[brown Pacific turban]
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Turbo cailletii
[filose turban]


Turbo canaliculatus
[channelled turban]


Turbo castanea
[chestnut turban]


Turbo chrysostomus
[goldmouth turban]
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Turbo chrysostonus
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Turbo cinereus
[smooth moon turban]


Turbo cornutus
[horned turban]


Turbo coronatus
[coronate moon turban]


Turbo crassus
[crass turban]
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Turbo fortispiralis
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Turbo haraldi
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Turbo heisei
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Turbo heterocheilus
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Turbo jourdani
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Turbo markusrufi
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Turbo marmoratus
[green turban]
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Turbo parvulus
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Turbo petholatus
[tapestry turban]


Turbo radiatus
[rayed dwarf-turban]
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Turbo reevei
[Reeve's turban]
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Turbo sandwicensis
[Hawaiian turban]
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Turbo sarmaticus
[giant periwrinkle]


Turbo setosus
[rough turban]


Turbo smaragdus
[cat's eye shell]
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Turbo sparverius
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Turbo squamiger
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Turbo stenogyrum
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Turbo tuberculosus
[turbo snail]
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Turbo tursicus
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Uvanilla buschii
[Philippi's star shell]
197 Species of Family Turbinidae
(turban shells)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Adeuomphalus ammoniformis Mediterranean Sea.
Adeuomphalus xerente Western Atlantic. 0.074 DL
Angaria formosa Western Central Philippin
Angaria nodosa Western Pacific
Angaria sphaerula Western Pacific.
Arene bairdii warty cyclostreme Western Atlantic. Tropic 0.6 DL
Arene brasiliana Western Atlantic 0.5 DL
Arene briareus briar cyclostreme Tropical to polar areas o 0.9 DL
Arene cruentata star cyclostreme Western Atlantic. Tropic 1.63 DL
Arene ferruginosa Southeast Pacific
Arene miniata Western Atlantic 0.25 DL
Arene riisei Western Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Arene tricarinata gem cyclostreme Western Atlantic and East 0.36 DL
Arene variabilis variable cyclostreme Western Atlantic. Tropica 0.6 DL
Arene venusta Western Atlantic 0.45 DL
Arene venustula graceful cyclostreme Western Atlantic. Tropica 0.82 DL
Astraea heliotropium circular saw shell Southwest Pacific
Astralium brevispina Western Atlantic 5 DL
Astralium calcar spurred turban Indo-West Pacific 6 SHL
Astralium confragosum Eastern Central Pacific
Astralium haemotragum Western Central Pacific 2 H
Astralium lapillus Western Central Pacific
Astralium latispina Western Atlantic. 6 DL
Astralium milloni Eastern Central Pacific
Astralium phoebium longspine starsnail Western Atlantic. 7.6 DL
Astralium provisorium Western Central Pacific
Astralium rhodostomum rosemouth starshell Western Pacific.
Astralium saturnum Western Central Pacific
Astralium tentorium Eastern Indian Ocean
Astrallum mactanense Western Central Pacific
Astrallum rhodostoma Western Central Pacific 5 H
Bellastraea aurea Eastern Indian Ocean
Bolma bartschi Western Central Pacific
Bolma erectospinosa Western Central Pacific 2.5 H
Bolma girgylla girgyllus star shell Western Pacific. 6 H
Bolma guttata Western Pacific
Bolma henica Western Central Pacific 3 H
Bolma kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Bolma maestratii Southwest Pacific and Eas
Bolma microconcha Western Central Pacific
Bolma midwayensis Eastern Central Pacific
Bolma minutiradiosa Western Central Pacific
Bolma persica Western Pacific 2.5 H
Bolma recens Southwest Pacific
Bolma rugosa rough turbo Mediterranean Sea.
Bolma sunderlandi Western Central Atlantic 1.6 DL
Bolma tamikoana Western Central Pacific
Callogaza watsoni Western Atlantic. 1.5 DL
Cirsonella extrema Western Atlantic and indo 0.32 DL
Cookia sulcata cooks turban shell Southwest Pacific
Cumingia fragilis Western Atlantic.
Cyclostrema amabile Western Atlantic. 0.62 DL
Cyclostrema archeri Western Indian Ocean
Cyclostrema cancellatum cancellate cyclostreme Western Atlantic. 1.1 DL
Cyclostrema crassiolatum Southeast Pacific and Ant
Cyclostrema huesonicum Key West cyclostreme Western Central Atlantic. 0.45 DL
Cyclostrema ocrinium Western Indian Ocean
Cyclostrema supremum Western Indian Ocean
Cyclostrema tortuganum Tortugas cyclostreme Western Atlantic. 1 DL
Didianema pauli Western Central Atlantic. 0.17 DL
Eulithidium adamsi Western Central Atlantic. 0.38 DL
Eulithidium affine checkered pheasant Western Atlantic Ocean. 0.9 TL
Eulithidium bellum shouldered pheasant Western Atlantic. 0.52 DL
Eulithidium pterocladicum rhodophyte pheasant Western Central Atlantic. 0.8 DL
Eulithidium tessellatum Western Central Atlantic. 0.52 DL
Eulithidium thalassicola turtlegrass pheasant Western Atlantic. 0.71 DL
Gabrielona sulcifera Western Atlantic. 0.24 DL
Gaza compta Western Atlantic. 2.6 DL
Gaza olivacea Western Atlantic. 4.49 DL
Granigyra limata Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Granigyra oblatogyra Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Granigyra radiata Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Granigyra spinulosa Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Guildfordia aculeata Western Central Pacific 4.5 WD
Guildfordia superba Western Central Pacific
Guildfordia tagaroae Western Central Pacific
Guildfordia triumphans victorious turban Western Pacific. 7 WD
Guildfordia yoka Western Pacific 4.5 WD
Haplocochlias cubensis Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Haplocochlias moolenbeeki Western Atlantic. 0.47 DL
Haplocochlias nunezi Western Atlantic. 0.52 DL
Haplocochlias ortizi Western Atlantic. 0.3 DL
Haplocochlias risoneideneryae Western Atlantic.
Haplocochlias williami Western Atlantic.
Homalopoma albidum white dwarf-turban Western Atlantic Ocean. 0.8 DL
Homalopoma baculum berry dwarf-turban Eastern Pacific.
Homalopoma carmelae Mediterranean Sea.
Homalopoma eoa Western Pacific
Homalopoma indutum two-faced dwarf-turban Western Atlantic Ocean. 0.69 DL
Homalopoma laevigatum Western Pacific
Homalopoma luridum dark dwarf-turban Northeast Pacific. 1 SHH
Homalopoma rubricinctum Western Central Pacific
Homalopoma sanguineus Mediterranean Sea.
Leptothyra benthicola Southwest Pacific 0.4 SHH
Leptothyra candida Eastern Central Pacific
Leptothyra inepta Western Central Pacific
Leptothyra kermadecensis Southwest Pacific
Leptothyra nanina Western Central Pacific
Leptothyra rubricincta Pacific
Liotia microgrammata Western Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Liotina loculosa Western Central Pacific
Liotina peronii Indo-West Pacific
Lissospira bushae Western Atlantic. 0.33 DL
Lissospira conica Western Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Lissospira convexa Western Atlantic. 0.15 DL
Lissospira depressa Western Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Lissospira rarinota Western Atlantic. 0.22 DL
Lissospira valvata Western Atlantic. 0.26 DL
Lissotesta impervia Western Atlantic. 0.27 DL
Lissotesta liratula Western Atlantic. 0.11 DL
Lissotesta notalis Western Atlantic. 0.17 DL
Lissotesta unifilosa Western Atlantic and Indo 0.2 DL
Lithopoma americanum American star snail Western Central Atlantic. 4 NG
Lithopoma aspinosum Western Atlantic. 4.1 DL
Lithopoma caelatum carved starsnail Western Central Atlantic. 10 DL
Lithopoma gibberosa red turban Eastern Pacific 7.5 SHD
Lithopoma tectum West Indian starsnail Western Atlantic. 6 DL
Lithopoma tuber green starsnail Western Central Atlantic 6 DL
Lodderena bunnelli Western Atlantic. 0.064 DL
Lodderena janetmayae Western Atlantic. 0.1 DL
Lodderena ornata ornate lodderena Atlantic Ocean and Indo-W 0.08 DL
Lodderena pulchella Western Atlantic. 0.084 DL
Lodderena striata Eastern Central Pacific
Lodderia coatsiana Western Atlantic. 0.225 DL
Lodderia novemcarinata Western Indian Ocean
Margarita bicarinata Western Atlantic.
Margarita magellanica Western Atlantic. 1.5 DL
Margarites atlantoides Western Atlantic. 1 DL
Margarites bairdii Western Atlantic. 0.5 DL
Margarites biconicus Western Atlantic and Indi 0.8 DL
Margarites coarctatus Western Atlantic. 0.51 DL
Margarites dnopherus Western Atlantic. 0.94 DL
Margarites euspira Atlantic Ocean. 0.7 DL
Margarites imperialis Western Atlantic. 0.96 DL
Margarites kophameli Western Atlantic. 0.88 DL
Margarites malouinus Western Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Margarites miona Western Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Margarites mirabilis Western Atlantic. 1.33 DL
Margarites ornatus Western Atlantic. 0.38 DL
Margarites sigaretinus Eastern Pacific. 1.2 DL
Megastraea turbanica rockpile turban Eastern Central Pacific
Megastraea undosa wavy turban Eastern Pacific 5.5 SHD
Moelleria costulata ribbed moelleria Arctic, Northeast Pacific 0.26 DL
Moelleriopsis abyssicola Western Atlantic. 0.32 DL
Moelleriopsis sincera Western Atlantic. 0.33 DL
Moelleriopsis valvatoides Atlantic Ocean. 0.31 DL
Moelleriopsis watsoni Western Atlantic.
Palazzia pankakare Western Atlantic. 0.14 DL
Parviturbo granulum Western Atlantic. 0.1 DL
Parviturbo tuberculosus Western Atlantic. 0.25 DL
Pomaulax gibberosus Northeast Pacific
Pomaulax spiratus spirate turban Northeast Atlantic
Prisogaster niger Southeast Pacific
Retigyra millipunctata Atlantic Ocean. 0.196 DL
Skenea ferruginea Atlantic Ocean. 0.171 DL
Skenea peterseni Western Atlantic. 0.2 DL
Skenea proxima Western Atlantic. 0.22 DL
Skenea trochoides Atlantic Ocean and the Ar 0.3 DL
Tegula puntagordana Western Atlantic. 1.6 DL
Tegula subplicata Western Atlantic. 2 DL
Tharsiella globosa Eastern Pacific. 0.16 DL
Trenchia argentinae Western Atlantic. 0.35 DL
Tropidomarga biangulata Western Atlantic. 1.46 DL
Turbo angelvaldesi Western Central Atlantic 4.56 DL
Turbo argyrostomus silvermouth turban Indo-Pacific. 10 SHL
Turbo aurantius Western Central Pacific
Turbo bruneus brown Pacific turban Indo-West Pacific 6 SHL
Turbo cailletii filose turban Western Central Atlantic. 3.7 DL
Turbo canaliculatus channelled turban Western Atlantic. 9.8 DL
Turbo castanea chestnut turban Western Atlantic. 5 DL
Turbo chrysostomus goldmouth turban Indo-West Pacific. 8 SHL
Turbo chrysostonus Western Central Pacific 7 H
Turbo cinereus smooth moon turban Indo-West Pacific 4 SHL
Turbo cornutus horned turban Northwest Pacific. 7 SL
Turbo coronatus coronate moon turban Indo-West Pacific 5.5 SHL
Turbo crassus crass turban Western Central Pacific 8.5 SHL
Turbo fortispiralis Western Central Pacific
Turbo haraldi Western Atlantic 2.5 DL
Turbo heisei Western Atlantic. 2.5 DL
Turbo heterocheilus Western Central Pacific
Turbo jourdani Eastern Indian Ocean
Turbo markusrufi Western Central Pacific
Turbo marmoratus green turban Indo-Pacific 22 SHL
Turbo parvulus Western Central Pacific
Turbo petholatus tapestry turban Indo-Pacific. 8.5 SHL
Turbo radiatus rayed dwarf-turban Indo-West Pacific.
Turbo reevei Reeve's turban Western Pacific 5 H
Turbo sandwicensis Hawaiian turban Eastern Central Pacific
Turbo sarmaticus giant periwrinkle Southeast Atlantic. 12 SHL
Turbo setosus rough turban Indo-Pacific. 8 SHL
Turbo smaragdus cat's eye shell Southwest Pacific
Turbo sparverius Western Central Pacific
Turbo squamiger Eastern Pacific.
Turbo stenogyrum Western Central Pacific 2 H
Turbo tuberculosus turbo snail Western Central Pacific
Turbo tursicus Western Central Pacific
Uvanilla buschii Philippi's star shell Southeast Pacific



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