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Columbellidae 1 species (4 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Caenogastropoda 
   Order       : Neogastropoda 
    Superfamily : Buccinoidea 
     Family      : Columbellidae 
    

Common name : dove shells

Aspect : Small spiral shell, shiny and smooth, variable white and red designs, narrow and sinuous opening, internal edge toothed along its length and swollen in its middle part, columella toothed at its base

Feeding : herbivorous microphage

Environment : shallow waters, on or under the rocks among the Posidonia

Columbella rustica (Linnaeus, 1758)

Columbella rustica : (Côte d'Azur)

Columbella rustica (Linnaeus, 1758)

Columbella rustica : <bis> (Côte d'Azur)
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