Posted: Jan 17 2011

 Bellaspira pentagonalis (Dall, 1889), Pentagonal Bellaspire

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Bellaspirapentagonalis1
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RevBP2
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1/17/11 Posted on Conch-L:

"A shell not often seen. Comments welcome, especially additional collecting records along Florida’s east coast or in the Gulf of Mexico."


John Wolff reported:

"I have a 13.3mm one from off St. James, Barbados; 200m dredged in sand & gravel."