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The Raphitomidae Family includes 867 species comprising 78 genus (Daphnella (106 species), Pleurotomella (81), Gymnobela (70), ...)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Caenogastropoda 
   Order       : Neogastropoda 
    Superfamily : Conoidea 
     Family      : Raphitomidae 

Common name : Raphitomids

Aspect : Within the Conoidea, the Raphitomidae are one of the most difficult family to describe by shell morphology only. The shells of this species are very variable in shape. Similarly, shell sculpture is extremely variable, from nearly smooth to well developed spiral. The only thing that connects these animals is the lineage, and the lineage is not seen with the naked eye.

Feeding : carnivorous

Environment : they have the largest ecological range

Thatcheria mirabilis Angas, 1877

Thatcheria mirabilis

Total collection for Raphitomidae : 1 species (1 shell)

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