Bursidae

Bufonaria crumina

(Lamarck, 1816)

Shell moderate sized; broad, ovate; apex pointed; sculpture composed of nodulose spiral threads; Body whorl with rows of short sharp nodes; emaining whorls with single spiral row of tubercles; two fin-like varices on both sides; varices with sharp nodes at regular intervals; Aperture ovate, outer lip expanded and supported by a varix; inside of outer lip toothed; columella denticulate at the base; Siphonal canal short and twisted; colour light brown; with dark brown spots close to the nodes; aperture and lips white slightly orange tinged.

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Gladstone

Trawled from 60m
59 mm
Collected 2010