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Costellariidae 6 species (24 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Caenogastropoda 
   Order       : Neogastropoda 
    Superfamily : Turbinelloidea 
     Family      : Costellariidae 

Common name : ribbed miters

Aspect : elongated spindle-shaped shell close to the family Mitridae. Clearly hollowed suture line, marked axial ribs (unlike Mitridae) with sometimes spiral patterns and bands of bright colors.

Feeding : carnivorous

Environment : warm seas, tidal zone

Vexillum echinatum (A. Adams, 1853)

Vexillum echinatum

Vexillum intermedium (Kiener, 1838)

Vexillum intermedium

Vexillum lyratum (Lamarck, 1822)

Vexillum lyratum

Vexillum regina (Sowerby I, 1828)

Vexillum regina

Vexillum subdivisum (Gmelin, 1791)

Vexillum subdivisum

Vexillum umbrosum (G. B. Sowerby II, 1874)

Vexillum umbrosum
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