Epitonium clathrus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common wentletrap

Epitonium clathrus

Ria de Arosa, Spain, 15 metres, 2006, JS

Epitonium clathrus

Rade de Brest, France, 6 meters, 2008, WBN

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Données de distribution : Epitonium clathrus (Linnaeus, 1758) in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2022-07-01.


Source : World Register of Marine Species

Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Mollusca (Phylum)
Gastropoda (Class)
Caenogastropoda (Subclass)
[unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order)
Epitonioidea (Superfamily)
Epitoniidae (Family)
Epitonium (Genus)
Epitonium clathrus (Species)


Text : © 2006 - 2022.

Photos : © Javier Santiago, Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with their kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

How to cite this page

In writing, October 2006, Description of Epitonium clathrus, [On line], consulted on 2022 July 01.


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