Calliotropis crystalophora

Calliotropis crystalophora

Calliotropis crystalophora

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Calliotropis crystalophora

Calliotropis crystalophora is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Eucyclidae.

Appearance

The shell can grow to 4.5 mm.

Distribution

Geography

It's found in the Southwest Pacific from New Caledonia to Tonga.

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Its type locality is southeast of Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands (29°16.5′S 177°14.5′W / 29.2750°S 177.2417°W / -29.2750; -177.2417).

It is classified as "range restricted", which means its range is less than 1,000 km2 (390 sq mi).

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References

1. Calliotropis crystalophora Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calliotropis_crystalophora

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