Species list by common name - alphabetical, letter r

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

radiant dog-cockle (Glycymeris radians)

radiant mussel (Rhomboidella radians)

radiate lepton (Borniola radiata)

rainbow kelp-shell (Phasianotrochus irisodontes)

Raoul’s false-cockle (Bathycardita raouli)

rayed keyhole-limpet (Amblychilepas javanicensis)

razor-like nut-shell (Propeleda ensicula)

reaper cuttlefish (Sepia mestus)

recent mussel (Solamen recens)

rectangular condyl-clam (Condylocardia rectangularis)

recurved ribbed-mitre (Austromitra retrocurvata)

recurved sea-butterfly (Clio recurva)

recurved trophon (Gemixystus recurvatus)

reddish micromussel (Lissarca rubricata)

reddish micromussel (Philobrya rubra)

reddish rock-whelk (Charonia lampas rubicunda)

reddish trough-shell (Austromactra rufescens)

reddish-rayed abalone (Haliotis coccoradiata)

red-lined chiton (Notoplax rubrostrata)

red-lined sea-slug (Flabellina rubrolineata)

red-lipped hydrobia (Tatea rufilabris)

red-spotted sea-slug (Doriopsilla miniata)

red-zoned turrid (Paramontana rufozonata)

Reeve’s sundial-shell (Adelphotectonica reevei)

reflected false-top-shell (Cirsonella reflecta)

reflective glass-shell (Pseudoliotia micans)

Reinhardt’s cranch-squid (Liocranchia reinhardti)

related sea-slug (Caldukia affinis)

related turrid (Bathytoma agnata)

remote slit-shell (Incisura remota)

resident sea-slug (Cerberilla incola)

reticent condyl-clam (Warrana cessens)

reversed jewel-squid (Histioteuthis reversa)

revolving chiton (Lorica volvox)

rhomboid micromussel (Lissarca rhomboidalis)

Rhone trophon (Gemixystus rhodanos)

Rhyll rice-shell (Rissoina rhyllensis)

ribbed chiton (Notoplax costata)

ribbed rice-shell (Onoba supracostata)

ribbed top-shell (Austrocochlea constricta)

ribbed turrid (Apaturris costifera)

ribbed-apex false-creeper (Socienna apicicosta)

ribbed-centred worm-shell (Dendropoma nucleocostatum)

ridged false-top-shell (Cirsonella carinata)

ridged lucine (Codakia rugifera)

ridged venus (Katelysia rhytiphora)

ringed false-top-shell (Liotella annulata)

ringed sea-slug (Goniobranchus annulatus)

ringed turrid (Vexitomina torquata)

Roadnight’s volute (Livonia roadnightae)

rocky turrid (Austrodrillia saxea)

rose-rayed arc-mussel (Gaimardia rostellata)

rose-rayed limpet (Asteracmea illibrata)

Rossquick’s sea-lemon (Aphelodoris rossquicki)

rosy argalista (Argalista rosea)

rosy atlantid (Atlanta rosea)

rosy false-cockle (Centrocardita rosulenta)

rosy pheasant-shell (Tricolia rosea)

rough cranch-squid (Cranchia scabra)

rough notch-limpet (Montfortula rugosa)

rough octopus-squid (Octopoteuthis rugosa)

rough top-shell (Herpetopoma scabriusculum)

rounded lepton (Kellia rotunda)

Royan myadora (Myadora royana)

Roys’ rice-shell (Rissoina royana)

ruddy crypt-dweller (Kyrina rubiginosa)

ruddy rice-shell (Onoba rubicunda)

ruddy top-shell (Astele rubiginosa)

Rudolph’s trophon (Litozamia rudolphi)

rugose clubhook-squid (Onykia robsoni)

Rüppell’s octopus-squid (Octopoteuthis sicula)


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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