Lioglyphostoma ericea

Lioglyphostoma ericea

Lioglyphostoma ericea

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Lioglyphostoma ericea

Lioglyphostoma ericea is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pseudomelatomidae, the turrids and allies.

Appearance

The length of the shell varies between 12 mm and 15 mm.

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The light brown shell is slightly shouldered. The ribs continue to the sutures, nodulous below the shoulder, by the crossing of revolving lines.

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Distribution

Geography

This marine species occurs in the Pacific Ocean off Panama, Costa Rica and the Galapagos Islands; also off the Angel de La Guarda Island, Gulf of California; off Isla Smith, Bahia de los Angeles, Baja California, Mexico.

References

1. Lioglyphostoma ericea Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lioglyphostoma_ericea

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