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

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

watering-pot, many-angled (Dianadema multangularis)

watering-pot, Strange’s (Humphreyia strangei)

wedge-shell, elongate (Paphies angusta)

wedge-shell, eryx (Atactodea erycinaea)

wedge-shell, wedge-shaped (Atactodea cuneata)

wentletrap, bellicose (Epitonium bellicosum)

wentletrap, delicate (Epitonium tenellum)

wentletrap, dorysa (Narvaliscala dorysa)

wentletrap, grainy (Opalia granosa)

wentletrap, great (Plastiscala magna)

wentletrap, Jukes’ (Epitonium jukesianum)

wentletrap, lesser (Epitonium minorum)

wentletrap, martyr (Cirsotrema martyr)

wentletrap, Mörch’s (Plastiscala morchi)

wentletrap, southern (Opalia australis)

wentletrap, strong (Cirsotrema validum)

wentletrap, TAS sp 01 (Cirsotrema TAS sp 01)

wentletrap, TAS sp 01 (Claviscala TAS sp 01)

wentletrap, translucent (Cirsotrema translucidum)

wentletrap, turreted (Epitonium coretum)

wentletrap, weak (Plastiscala invalida)

whelk, Bednall’s (Cumia bednalli)

whelk, Clarke’s (Tasmeuthria clarkei)

whelk, ferny (Cominella filicea)

whelk, great (Penion maximus)

whelk, greater (Fax grandior)

whelk, ivory (Cominella eburnea)

whelk, Kengraham’s (Buccipagoda kengrahami)

whelk, King Island (Tasmeuthria kingicola)

whelk, lined (Cominella lineolata)

whelk, little (Pollia bednalli)

whelk, mandarin (Penion mandarinus)

whelk, Mestayer’s (Cumia mestayerae)

whelk, Schouten Island (Cumia schoutanica)

whelk, TAS sp 01 (Fax TAS sp 01)

whelk, TAS sp 01 (Glaphyrina TAS sp 01)

whelk, Tas sp 01 (Thalassoplanes TAS sp 01)

whelk, Tasmanian (Cominella tasmanica)

whelk, thin-ribbed (Fax tenuicostatus)

winkle, Bruny (Laevilitorina bruniensis)

winkle, King Island (Laevilitorina kingensis)

winkle, Maria’s (Laevilitorina mariae)

worm-shell, captured (Petaloconchus caperatus)

worm-shell, common (Thylacodes sipho)

worm-shell, grainy-centred (Stephopoma nucleogranosum)

worm-shell, ribbed-centred (Dendropoma nucleocostatum)

worm-shell, southern (Tenagodus australis)

worm-shell, Weld’s (Tenagodus weldii)


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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