Anzeige
Fauna Marin GmbH Fauna Marin GmbH Amino Organic Tropic Marin Meerwasser24.de Riff-Fische-des-Korallendreiecks

Translation in process
We're updating the page. There might be some translation errors. Sorry about that ;-)

Burnupena lagenaria

Burnupena lagenaria wird umgangssprachlich als Wellhornschnecke bezeichnet.


...

Burnupena lagenaria (Large ridged burnupena)

Uploaded by Muelly.
Courtesy of the author Johan Swanepoel, Südafrika Image detail


Profile

lexID:
11484 
AphiaID:
225654 
Scientific:
Burnupena lagenaria 
German:
Wellhornschnecke 
English:
Large Ridged Burnupena 
Category:
Escargots de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Neogastropoda (Order) > Buccinidae (Family) > Burnupena (Genus) > lagenaria (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Lamarck, ), 1822 
Occurrence:
Mozambique, Afrique du Sud, Océan Indien 
Sea depth:
1 - 30 Meter 
Size:
3,0 cm - 4,0 cm 
Food:
Predatory, Carrion, escargots 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-03-28 19:59:16 

Husbandry

Burnupena lagenaria (Lamarck, 1822)

Burnupena lagenaria belonging the family Buccinidae, the whelks or true whelks.

The robust shell is dull brown in colour,often tinged green by algae.Burnupena cincta is a scavenger. The Large ridged burnupena live intertidal on rocks.

Synonymised names:
Burnupena papyracea lagenaria (Lamarck, 1822)
Purpura cucurbita Duclos, 1832
Purpura lagenaria Lamarck, 1822 (original combination)

Pictures

Commonly


Husbandry know-how of owners

0 husbandary tips from our users available
Show all

Discussion

Last comment in the discussion about Burnupena lagenaria

Last comment in the discussion about Burnupena lagenaria