Species list by common name - alphabetical, letter n

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

narrow nutmeg-shell (Pepta stricta)

narrow turrid (Mitromorpha angusta)

narrowed thracia (Thraciopsis angustata)

narrower tusk-shell (Gadila angustior)

native blue mussel (Mytilus planulatus)

necklace murchisonellid (Koloonella moniliformis)

needle-like pyramid-shell (Turbonilla macleayana)

nenea turrid (Splendrillia nenia)

Neon flying-squid (Ommastrephes bartramii)

Nesis’s clubhook-squid (Notonykia nesisi)

nesting mussel (Musculus impactus)

nest-shaped urchin-snail (Melanella cunaeformis)

New Holland cuttlefish (Sepia novaehollandiae)

New Holland spindle-shell (Fusinus novaehollandiae)

New South Wales vertisphaera (Vertisphaera cambrica)

New Zealand neilo (Neilo australis)

New Zealand saddle-oyster (Monia zelandica)

New Zealand screw-shell (Maoricolpus roseus)

New Zealand venus (Venerupis largillierti)

Newcomb’s sea-slug (Facelina newcombi)

neztalia shipworm (Bankia neztalia)

niceteria top-shell (Carinastele niceterium)

nipple urchin-snail (Melanella mamilla)

nippled false-creeper (Specula mammilla)

nippled sinistral-creeper (Obesula mamillata)

nippled volute (Ericusa papillosa)

noble nutmeg-shell (Microsveltia patricia)

noble spoon-shell (Cuspidaria erma)

nodded siphon-shell (Williamia radiata nutata)

nodose coral-snail (Coralliophila nodosa)

non-southern condyl-clam (Condylocardia notoaustralis)

notched acteon (Acteon retusus)

Novar rice-shell (Alvania novarensis)

nymph olive (Cupidoliva nympha)


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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