species: Natica stellata in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Natica stellata

©Anne Hoggett: A pair of Natica stellata at Big Vicki's Reef, Lizard Island, at night.

©Barbara Banks: Natica stellata at Lizard Island

©Barbara Banks: Natica stellata at Lizard Island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Littorinimorpha
Family Naticidae
Genus Natica
Species Natica stellata



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

  • Huelsken, T. (2008). Phylogenetic relationship and species identification within the Natcidae Guilding, 1834 (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda), Ph.D. thesis, Ruhr-Universitaet Bochum. LIRS catalog number 1204.