Euthria cornea

Family : Buccinidae

 

Buccinulum corneum, Buccinidae

Endemic to Mediterranean, the Euthria cornea displays an elegant bright orange yellow body. It moves under the pebbles and between the rocks nourishing of small bivalves it opens with its robust foot. The shell is decorated with brown drawings very variable on pale grey background. Pointed, with little accentuated spiral, may reach the 8 cm © Giuseppe Mazza

 

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