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Molluscs of Tasmania

Columbellidae – Atiliinae: Anachis beachportensis (Verco, 1910) (‘Beachport dove-shell’)

Synonym(s): beachportensis Verco, 1910.

Typical shell-length 4.0 mm. Lives subtidally and offshore amongst rocks and seaweed. Native. Endemic to southeastern Australia (TAS, VIC and SA).


Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Caenogastropoda – Sorbeoconcha
Order: Hypsogastropoda – Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Buccinoidea
Family: Columbellidae
Subfamily: Atiliinae
Genus: Anachis

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