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Molluscs of Tasmania

Pyramidellidae – Syrnolinae: Syrnola TAS sp 01 (‘TAS sp 01 pyramid-shell’)


TAS sp 01
Typical shell-length 3.0 mm. Lives in offshore waters as an ectoparasite of other invertebrates. Native. Occurs in southeastern Australia (TAS and perhaps other states). In Tasmania this species has been found in deep waters off the East coast.


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

Localities for Syrnola TAS sp 01
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