species: Ranularia pyrum in ALA: Lizard Island (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Ranularia pyrum

©Barbara Banks: Ranularia pyrum at Lizard Island. Thanks to Dr Richard Willan (NT Museum) for the identification.

©Barbara Banks: Ranularia pyrumat Lizard Island

©Barbara Banks: Ranularia pyrum 9cm fringe reef under Palfrey island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Littorinimorpha
Family Cymatiidae
Genus Ranularia
Species Ranularia pyrum



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Wilson, B. (1993). Australian Marine Shells: 1. Prosobranch gastropods Odyssey Publishing, Kallaroo, Western Australia.