Epitonium sp.

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

Epitonium sp.
Photographed by: Indra Swari

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Orthogastropoda
Order:Neotaenioglossa
Family:Epitoniidae
Species:Epitonium sp.

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #27939
The head-foot part of the body is extending out of its shell. The shell, like that of all staircase shells, has numerous blade-like ribs.

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Pictures of Epitonium sp.

Epitonium sp. from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 7 years ago
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