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Molluscs of Tasmania

Pyramidellidae – Syrnolinae: Syrnola convexa Laseron, 1951 (‘convex pyramid-shell’)

Synonym(s): convexa Laseron, 1951 proletare Laseron, 1951.
Typical shell-length 8.0 mm. Lives subtidally as an ectoparasite of other invertebrates. Native. Endemic to southeastern Australia(NSW and TAS). In Tasmanian waters, this species is currently known only from a single record from off the east coast.


Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Heterobranchia
Order: Lower Heterobranchia
Superfamily: Pyramidelloidea
Family: Pyramidellidae
Subfamily: Syrnolinae
Genus: Syrnola

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