species: Sinustrombus sinuatus in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Sinustrombus sinuatus


©Lyle Vail: Shell about 15 cm long of Sinustrombus sinuatus on the outer slope of Day Reef near Lizard Island. Thanks to Dr Richard Willan for the identification.

©Anne Hoggett: Sinustrombus sinuatus on the NE coast of Lizard Island. 11.5 cm long.

©Anne Hoggett: Sinustrombus sinuatus on the NE coast of Lizard Island. 11.5 cm long.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Littorinimorpha
Family Strombidae
Genus Sinustrombus
Species Sinustrombus sinuatus

Colours

                                  

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Up to 13 cm (length according to Wilson, 1993)

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

References that assist with identification

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