species: Vexitomina regia in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Vexitomina regia

©Jens Sommer-Knudsen: Vexitomina regia from Lighthouse Bommie, inside Ribbon Reef 10, near Lizard Island. Photo id confirmed by Dr Richard Willan, NT Museum.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Neogastropoda
Family Horaiclavidae
Genus Vexitomina
Species Vexitomina regia

Distinguishing features

Dr Richard Willan (NT Museum) notes: "Vexitomina regia is reasonably well known because of its distinctive sculpture, and it is the only member of its genus to have a wide distribution in the tropical Indo-Pacific (ranging westward from the Fiji islands to Mauritius)."


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