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Turridae 1 species (5 shells in total)

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

Common name : turrids

Aspect : very varied shells generally spindle shaped with a characteristic notch on the upper part of the labrum. Siphonal canal either long and narrow or short and wide. Horny operculum

Feeding : carnivore (presence of venom glands in the radula)

Environment : shallow to abysmal waters

Lophiotoma acuta (Perry, 1811)

Lophiotoma acuta
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