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Olividae 7 species (57 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Caenogastropoda 
   Order       : Neogastropoda 
    Superfamily : Olivoidea 
     Family      : Olividae 
    

Common name : olive shells

Aspect : generally cylindrical shell, smooth, shiny, often colored with various designs. Quite low turn, long opening, toothless, with a groove at the top. Columellar folds at the bottom of the opening. Lid present or absent (genus Oliva)

Feeding : carnivore (pieces of fish, bivalve meat, small crabs)

Environment : warm seas beaches

Agaronia gibbosa (Born, 1778) (Subfamily Agaroniinae)

Agaronia gibbosa

Agaronia hilli Petuch, 1987 (Subfamily Agaroniinae)

Agaronia hilli

Americoliva sayana (Ravenel, 1834) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Americoliva sayana

Miniaceoliva tremulina (Lamarck, 1811) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Miniaceoliva tremulina

Miniaceoliva tremulina (Lamarck, 1811) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Miniaceoliva tremulina : <bis>

Miniaceoliva tremulina (Lamarck, 1811) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Miniaceoliva tremulina : <juvenile>

Miniaceoliva tremulina (Lamarck, 1811) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Miniaceoliva tremulina : <ter>

Oliva bulbosa (Röding, 1798) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva bulbosa

Oliva oliva (Linnaeus, 1758) (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva oliva

Oliva tigrina Lamarck, 1811 (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva tigrina

Oliva tigrina Lamarck, 1811 (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva tigrina : <bis>

Oliva tigrina Lamarck, 1811 (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva tigrina : <var. fallax bis>

Oliva tigrina Lamarck, 1811 (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva tigrina : <var. fallax>

Oliva tigrina Lamarck, 1811 (Subfamily Olivinae)

Oliva tigrina : <var. glandiformis>
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