Species list by common group-name - alphabetical, letter b

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

bag-mussel, Asian (Arcuatula senhousia)

baler, false (Livonia mammilla)

basket-shell, European (Corbula gibba)

basket-shell, gowned (Corbula tunicata)

basket-shell, Smith’s (Corbula smithiana)

bay-squid, luminous (Uroteuthis noctiluca)

beaked-mussel, common (Austromytilus rostratus)

beaked-mussel, eroded (Brachidontes erosus)

bean-cowrie, Pacific (Pedicularia pacifica)

bean-shell, Bernard’s (Perrierina bernardi)

bean-shell, common (Cyamium communis)

bean-shell, trough-like (Reloncavia mactroides)

blanket-octopus, slender (Tremoctopus gracilis)

bonnet-limpet, devoted (Malluvium devotum)

bonnet-limpet, erma (Antisabia erma)

bonnet-limpet, leafy (Antisabia foliacea)

bonnet-limpet, southern (Sabia australis)

boring-venus, cardita-like (Irus carditoides)

boring-venus, Cuming’s (Irus cumingii)

boring-venus, scaly (Irus crenatus)

boring-venus, Tasmanian (Notopaphia grisea)

bottletail-squid, southern (Sepiadarium austrinum)

bottletail-squid, striped (Sepioloidea lineolata)

brittlestar-snail, milky (Stilapex lactarius)

brooch-shell, gem (Neotrigonia gemma)

brooch-shell, pearly (Neotrigonia margaritacea)

bubble-shell, Angas’ (Philine angasi)

bubble-shell, Beachport (Philine beachportensis)

bubble-shell, bell-like (Cylichnatys campanula)

bubble-shell, Botany Bay (Bulla quoyii)

bubble-shell, Brazier’s (Diaphana brazieri)

bubble-shell, BURN sp 01 colpodaspis (Colpodaspis BURN sp 01)

bubble-shell, BURN sp 01 philine (Philine BURN sp 01)

bubble-shell, BURN sp 02 colpodaspis (Colpodaspis BURN sp 02)

bubble-shell, BURN sp 03 philine (Philine BURN sp 03)

bubble-shell, Cape Pillar (Philine columnaria)

bubble-shell, ear-like (Philine auriformis)

bubble-shell, Fischer’s (Ascobulla fischeri)

bubble-shell, Hayashi’s (Pseudophiline hayashii)

bubble-shell, lined (Bullina lineata)

bubble-shell, little (Haminoea maugeansis)

bubble-shell, paper (Diaphana tasmanica)

bubble-shell, short (Liloa brevis)

bubble-shell, swollen (Nipponatys tumidus)

bubble-shell, tapered (Philine teres)

bubble-shell, TAS sp 01 (Atys TAS sp 01)

butterfly-shell, common (Electroma papilionacea)


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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