Species list by common name - alphabetical, letter l

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

labrotoma false rice-shell (Pisinna labrotoma)

lacerated screw-shell (Colpospira runcinata)

laddered truncatella (Truncatella scalarina)

Lallemantian turrid (Guraleus lallemantianus)

laminated trophon (Gemixystus laminatus)

large urchin-snail (Melanella augur)

large-webbed jewel-squid (Histioteuthis macrohista)

lateral-striped limpet (Patelloida latistrigata)

latticed false-top-shell (Crossea cancellata)

latticed rice-shell (Merelina cancellata)

latticed turrid (Exomilus cancellatus)

latticed turrid (Exomilus cylindricus)

Lauretan’s auger (Terebra lauretanae)

Laws’ sea-lemon (Aphelodoris lawsae)

Layard’s rice-shell (Lironoba layardi)

leafy bonnet-limpet (Antisabia foliacea)

leafy false-top-shell (Liotella petalifera)

leafy trophon (Enixotrophon plicilaminatus)

leafy turrid (Nepotilla lamellosa)

least lucine (Epicodakia consettiana)

least margin-shell (Cystiscus minutissimus)

Legrand’s dove-shell (Zafra legrandi)

Legrand’s fossarina (Fossarina legrandi)

Legrand’s notch-limpet (Zeidora tasmanica)

Legrands ribbed-mitre (Austromitra legrandi)

Legrand’s top-shell (Calliostoma legrandi)

Legrand’s turrid (Asperdaphne legrandi)

Legrand’s urchin-snail (Eulima legrandi)

Lehmann’s kelp-shell (Prothalotia lehmanni)

Lehmann’s top-shell (Notogibbula lehmanni)

lemony sea-slug (Berthellina citrina)

lengthened chiton (Ischnochiton elongatus)

Lesser flying-squid (Todaropsis eblanae)

lesser wentletrap (Epitonium minorum)

Lesueur’s chiton (Acanthochitona sueurii)

Lesueur’s sea-butterfly (Limacina lesueurii)

Lesueur’s squid (Ancistrocheirus lesueuri)

Letourneuxian turrid (Turrella letourneuxiana)

likeable false-cockle (Purpurocardia amabilis)

limpet-like sea-slug (Onchidella nigricans)

lined bubble-shell (Bullina lineata)

lined chiton (Ischnochiton lineolatus)

lined keyhole-limpet (Diodora lineata)

lined pearly-mussel (Modiolus lineus)

lined top-shell (Leiopyrga lineolaris)

lined whelk (Cominella lineolata)

linen rice-shell (Rissoina lintea)

Linkovsky’s arm-squid (Brachioteuthis linkovskyi)

lipped elachisinid (Dolicrossea labiata)

lipped helmet (Semicassis labiata)

lipped rice-shell (Merelina cheilostoma)

lipped rock-whelk (Turritriton labiosus)

Lischkean coral-snail (Babelomurex lischkeanus)

little bean venus (Venerupis anomala)

little bubble-shell (Haminoea maugeansis)

little dog-whelk (Nassarius nigellus)

little file-shell (Limea parvula)

little smeagol (Smeagol parvulus)

little violet-snail (Janthina exigua)

little whelk (Pollia bednalli)

Lodder’s coral-snail (Scalenostoma lodderae)

Lodder’s glass-shell (Lodderia lodderae)

Lodder’s margin-shell (Dentimargo lodderae)

Lodder’s notch-limpet (Zeidora lodderae)

Lodder’s urchin-snail (Eulima lodderae)

long seagrass-chiton (Stenochiton longicymba)

lucid glass-shell (Teinostoma lucidum)

luculent necklace-shell (Natica luculenta)

luminous bay-squid (Uroteuthis noctiluca)

luminous flying-squid (Eucleoteuthis luminosa)

lumpy sea-lemon (Hoplodoris nodulosa)

lutarius turrid (Exomilus lutarius)

lyre cranch-squid (Bathothauma lyromma)


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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