Calliotropis antarctica

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Calliotropis antarctica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Vetigastropoda
Superfamily: Seguenzioidea
Family: Calliotropidae
Genus: Calliotropis
Species: C. antarctica
Binomial name
Calliotropis antarctica
Dell, 1990

Calliotropis (Solaricida) antarctica Dell, R.K., 1990

Calliotropis antarctica is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Calliotropidae.[1]


The size of the shell varies between 8 mm and 10.5 mm.


This species occurs in Antarctic waters.


  1. ^ Calliotropis antarctica Dell, 1990.  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 3 April 2013.
  • Engl W. (2012) Shells of Antarctica. Hackenheim: Conchbooks. 402 pp.