Marine Gastropods of Texas

 


Cream colored sea slug
Cerberilla tanna
Family Aeolidiidae

 


Mottled sea hare
Aplysia fasciata
Family Aplysiidae

 


Common sundial
Architectonica nobilis
Family Architectonicidae

 


Brazilian armina
Armina muelleri
Family Arminidae

 


Cancellate cantharus
Solenosteira cancellaria
Family Buccinidae

 


Convex slippersnail
Crepidula convexa
Family Calyptraeidae

 


Common Atlantic slippersnail
Crepidula fornicata
Family Calyptraeidae

 


Eastern white slippersnail
Crepidula depressa
Family Calyptraeidae

 


Reticulated cowrie helmet
Cypraecassis testiculus
Family Cassidae

 


Well-ribbed dovesnail
Costoanachis translirata
Family Columbellidae

 


Fat dovesnail
Parvanachis obesa
Family Columbellidae

 


Measled cowrie
Macrocypraea zebra
Family Cypraeidae

 


Eastern melampus
Melampus bidentatus
Family Ellobiidae

 


Semismooth wentletrap
Epitonium apiculatum
Family Epitoniidae

 


Tollin's wentletrap
Epitonium tollini
Family Epitoniidae

 


Angulate wentletrap
Epitonium angulatum
Family Epitoniidae

 


Western dondice
Dondice occidentalis
Family Facelinidae

 


Banded tulip
Fasciolaria lilium
Family Fasciolariidae

 


True tulip
Fasciolaria tulipa
Family Fasciolariidae

 


Janthina
Janthina janthina
Family Janthinidae

 


Interrupted periwinkle
Echinolittorina interrupta
Family Littorinidae

 


Marsh periwinkle
Littoraria irrorata
Family Littorinidae

 


Pearwhelk
Busycotypus spiratus
Family Melongenidae

 


Lightning whelk
Busycon pulleyi
Family Melongenidae

 


Splendid whelk
Busycon candelabrum
Family Melongenidae

 


Shouldered pearwhelk
Busycotypus plagosus
Family Melongenidae

 


Giant eastern murex
Hexaplex fulvescens
Family Muricidae

 


Hays' rocksnail
Stramonita canaliculata
Family Muricidae

 


Florida rocksnail
Stramonita haemastoma
Family Muricidae

 


Beau's murex
Chicoreus beauii
Family Muricidae

 


Sharp nassa
Nassarius acutus
Family Nassariidae

 


Bruised nassa
Nassarius vibex
Family Nassariidae

 


Miniature moonsnail
Tectonatica pusilla
Family Naticidae

 


Shark eye
Neverita duplicata
Family Naticidae

 


White baby ear
Sinum perspectivum
Family Naticidae

 


False shark eye
Neverita delessertiana
Family Naticidae

 


Virgin nerite
Neritina virginea
Family Neritidae

 


Four-toothed nerite
Nerita versicolor
Family Neritidae

 


Lettered olive
Oliva sayana
Family Olividae

 


Sargassum nudibranch
Scyllaea pelagica
Family Scyllaeidae

 


Striped false limpet
Siphonaria pectinata
Family Siphonariidae

 


Hawkwing conch
Lobatus raninus
Family Strombidae

 


Roostertail conch
Aliger gallus
Family Strombidae

 


Gray Atlantic auger
Hastula cinerea
Family Terebridae

 


Marylee's auger
Hastula maryleeae
Family Terebridae

 


Fine-ribbed auger
Terebra protexta
Family Terebridae

 


Salle's auger
Hastula salleana
Family Terebridae

 


Giant tun
Tonna galea
Family Tonnidae

 


Fargo's wormsnail
Vermicularia fargoi
Family Turritellidae