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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Limpet (Sardinia NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sardinia Bay NR
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 28th May 2015
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Black mussels (Sardinia NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sardinia Bay NR
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Topshell (Sardinia NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sardinia Bay NR
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Limpet (Sardinia NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sardinia Bay NR
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Finger Plough Shell (Sardinia NR)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
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Location: Sardinia Bay NR
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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Black nudibranch at Whittle Rock

Tambja capensis P5030187
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Cuttlefish at Whittle Rock

Sepia vermiculata P5030204
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Coral nudibranch at Whittle Rock

Phyllodesmium horridum P5030220
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Scaly dogwhelk at Whittle Rock

Nucella squamosa P5030117
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Frilled nudibranch at Whittle Rock

Leminda millecra P5030019
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Silvertip nudibranch at Whittle Rock

Janolus sp P5030118
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Common Octopus

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By: Sam Hansen
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Location: Sodwana Bay, 2 Mile NE, Simon's Cave
Observed: 25th May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Snail

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By: Tony Rebelo
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Location: Kleinmond Three Sisters Trail shale band lower slopes Jeans Hill to neck
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
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Comments:1
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Tiger Cowry

Tiger Cowry Cypraea tigris 11.05.15
By: Sam Hansen
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Location: Sodwana Bay, 2 Mile SE, Chains
Observed: 11th May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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(Semi-)desert snail

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Location: Unnamed Road, Naukluft Mountain Zebra Park
Observed: 2nd April 2015
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
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Bordered roboastra

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By: Sam Hansen
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Location: Sodwana Bay, Roonies
Observed: 22nd May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
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Coral nudibranch at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 3rd May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
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Opaque Glossodoris

Opaque glossodoris 22.05.15
By: Sam Hansen
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Location: Sodwana Bay, Roonies
Observed: 22nd May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
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Scaly dogwhelks at Whittle Rock

Nucella squamosa P6295838
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pink lady triton at Whittle Rock

Charonia lampas P6295888
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
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Papery burnupena at Whittle Rock

Burnupena papyracea P6295834
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Pencil Bait

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By: Ricky Taylor
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Location: Mlalazi Estuary (s1)
Observed: 19th May 2015
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

In muddy substratum

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Frilled nudibranch at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 13th August 2006
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Crowned nudibranch at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 13th August 2006
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
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Papery burnupena at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 13th August 2006
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Gasflame nudibranch at Whittle Rock

Bonisa nakaza P7156871
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 15th July 2011
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
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Gasflame nudibranch at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 7th January 2008
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
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Ribbed mussels at Whittle Rock

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By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Whittle Rock
Observed: 13th August 2006
Added: 21st May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Alien snail

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By: Ricky Taylor
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Location: Confluence, Mlalazi Estuary (s2)
Observed: 20th May 2015
Added: 20th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Countless numbers of this snail in the shallow water. Most snails 8 to 12 mm. In 25 ppt salinity.

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Pond snail

Pond snail
By: Andrew Deacon
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Location: Modderfontein
Observed: 12th May 2015
Added: 20th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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