Observations in the Phylum: Mollusca

Common Name: Molluscs

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Hunter slug

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By: AlexanderR
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Location: Isidenge hilltop
Observed: 8th April 2016
Added: 3rd May 2016
Identifications:2
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Comments:8
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giant cannibal snail

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Location: Sandile's Rest
Observed: 4th April 2016
Added: 30th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Fiery nudibranch

P4270048 (Large)
By: martin nieuwoudt
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Location: Castle Rocks (Simon's Town, shoreline)
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 30th April 2016
Likely ID: Okenia amoenula
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Crowned and silvertip nudibranchs

P4270038 (Large)
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Location: Castle Rocks (Simon's Town, shoreline)
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 30th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Ink spot nudibranch

P4270031 (Large)
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Location: Castle Rocks (Simon's Town, shoreline)
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 30th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Orange-clubbed nudibranch

P4270027 (Large)
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Location: Castle Rocks (Simon's Town, shoreline)
Observed: 27th April 2016
Added: 30th April 2016
Identifications:1
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giant cannibal snail

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By: AlexanderR
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Location: Fort Fordyce
Observed: 3rd April 2016
Added: 29th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Spiral shell

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By: Wendy WilesWendy Wiles’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Durban beach
Observed: 18th April 2016
Added: 29th April 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:3
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There was a tiny hole at the apex, and looking from below the spiral was visible right up to the hole.

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large snail

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By: AlexanderR
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Location: Pine Lodge
Observed: 30th March 2016
Added: 27th April 2016
Identifications:2
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Comments:3
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Streaked sand clam at Castle Rocks

Tivela compressa  P2270250
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 27th February 2016
Added: 26th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Long-siphoned whelk at Castle Rocks

Fusinus ocelliferus P2270236
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 27th February 2016
Added: 26th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Papery burnupena at Castle Rocks

Burnupena cf papyracea P2270034
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 27th February 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Gasflame nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Bonisa nakaza P2270073
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 27th February 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black Nudibranch (very red)

P4090138 (Large)
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Location: Coral Gardens Rooi Els
Observed: 9th April 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Coral nudibranch

P4090098 (Large)
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Location: Coral Gardens Rooi Els
Observed: 9th April 2016
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Purple lady nudibranchs at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis and Flabellina funeka DSC08630
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 15th January 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis DSC09854
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 19th March 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis DSC08716
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 15th January 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis DSC08379
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 4th December 2004
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis DSC04027
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 25th June 2005
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis and flabellina funeka DSC08631
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 15th January 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Black nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Tambja capensis DSC04027
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 25th June 2005
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Crowned nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Polycera capensis DSC03851
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 11th June 2005
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Coral nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Phyllodesmium horridum DSC09378
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 17th June 2007
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Coral nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Phyllodesmium horridum DSC08636
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 15th January 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Coral nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Phyllodesmium horridum DSC06187
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 22nd August 2004
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Oyster at Castle Rocks

Oyster PA066169
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 6th October 2009
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Multicoloured? topshell at Castle Rocks

Topshell PC237412
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 23rd December 2009
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Fiery nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Okenia amoenula DSC08666
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 15th January 2006
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
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Fiery nudibranch at Castle Rocks

Okenia amoenula DSC08386
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 4th December 2004
Added: 25th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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