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Acteonidae 5 species (23 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Heterobranchia 
   Infraclass  : Euthyneura 
    Subterclass : Acteonimorpha 
     Superfamily : Acteonoidea 
      Family      : Acteonidae 

Common name : barrel bubble snails

Aspect : elongated opening, narrow at the top and widens in oval at the base, sometimes closed by a cover. The shell is thick, ovoid to spindle-shaped with a short conical apex (sometimes tucked in) and well-marked turns. The base of the columella has a characteristic fold

Feeding : polychaetes worms

Environment : warm seas, different depths

Maxacteon flammeus (Bruguière, 1789)

Maxacteon flammeus

Pupa alveola (Souverbie, 1863)

Pupa alveola

Pupa nitidula (Lamarck, 1816)

Pupa nitidula

Pupa solidula (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pupa solidula

Pupa sulcata (Gmelin, 1791)

Pupa sulcata
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