Species list by common name - alphabetical, letter f

According to available records, the following species occur in Tasmanian waters:

fading-girdle margin-shell (Mesoginella caducocincta)

faintly-frilled venus (Bassina pachyphylla)

fake sea-lemon (Rostanga calumus)

fake sinistral-creeper (Isotriphora simulata)

false baler (Livonia mammilla)

false rissoella (Rissoella fallax)

false-white sinistral-creeper (Eutriphora pseudocana)

fan-like dog-cockle (Tucetona flabellata)

fat margin-shell (Cystiscus obesulus)

fat rice-shell (Amphithalamus ‘obesus’)

fat-tailed aplacophoran (Falcidens lipuros)

fattened file-shell (Acesta saginata)

feathered venus (Tawera gallinula)

ferny whelk (Cominella filicea)

festive sinistral-creeper (Aclophoropsis festiva)

FI sp 01 rice-shell (Simulamerelina FI sp 01)

fiery cone (Conasprella rutila)

file-like condyl-clam (Condylocardia limaeformis)

fine-ridged limpet (Asteracmea crebristriata)

finesia false-top-shell (Brookula finesia)

Fischer’s bubble-shell (Ascobulla fischeri)

five-stacked false-creeper (Tubercliopsis quinquepilia)

flaccid turrid (Guraleus flaccidus)

flag triton (Argobuccinum pustulosum)

flame limpet (Notoacmea flammea)

flamed eaton-shell (Crassitoniella flammea)

flamed top-shell (Clanculus flagellatus)

flanged lepton (Basterotia subalata)

flat-combed sea-slug (Marionia platyctenea)

flat-grooved neolepton (Neolepton planiliratum)

flathorn tusk-shell (Compressidens platyceras)

flattened eaton-shell (Eatoniella depressa)

flat-toothed pyramid-shell (Turbonilla scalpidens)

flaunting sea-slug (Doto ostenta)

flea mussel (Xenostrobus pulex)

flea-like trough-shell (Mactra pusilla)

Flinders’ false rice-shell (Pisinna flindersi)

Flinders’ margin-shell (Cystiscus flindersi)

Flinders’ rock-shell (Bedeva flindersi)

flowervase jewel-squid (Stigmatoteuthis hoylei)

fly-like margin-shell (Austroginella muscaria)

foolish turrid (Turrella morologus)

football octopus (Ocythoe tuberculata)

forced murchisonellid (Koloonella coacta)

Foster’s scallop (Delectopecten fosterianus)

fragile air-breather (Salinator fragilis)

fragile semele (Theora lata)

freckled cowrie (Notocypraea declivis)

French false rice-shell (Pisinna cyclostoma)

Fretter’s rissoella (Rissoella fretterae)

Freycinet’s margin-shell (Cystiscus freycineti)

Freycinet’s rice-shell (Onoba freycineti)

frilled pygmy octopus (Octopus superciliosus)

fringed squid (Discoteuthis laciniosa)

fruity chiton (Ischnochiton fruticosus)

furrowed false-tun (Oocorys sulcata)

furrowed top-shell (Botelloides sulcatus)

furtive turrid (Scrinium furtivum)


Information and disclaimer: The web-pages on this web-site are generated from an underlying database. These can be cited as Grove, S.J. (2017). A Guide to the Seashells and other Marine Molluscs of Tasmania web-site and database respectively. Whilst great care is taken to accurately identify specimens featured on this web-site and to allocate all records to the most appropriate taxonomic names available, no guarantee is offered that all identifications are accurate, nor that the taxa to which they have been allocated are currently valid. Commentaries on habitat, distribution and biology are also subject to change as new information comes to light. If you have any enquiries, or any comments that will help improve the content or appearance of these pages, then please follow the links from 'contact' on the left-hand panel.

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