Pilsbryspira collaris

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Pilsbryspira collaris
Pilsbryspira collaris 001.jpg
Drawing of a shell of Pilsbryspira collaris
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Caenogastropoda
Clade: Hypsogastropoda
Clade: Neogastropoda
Family: Pseudomelatomidae
Genus: Pilsbryspira
P. collaris
Binomial name
Pilsbryspira collaris
(Sowerby I, 1834)
  • Drillia collaris (G.B. Sowerby I, 1834)
  • Pilsbryspira nephele Dall, 1919
  • Pleurotoma collaris Sowerby I, 1834

Pilsbryspira collaris is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pseudomelatomidae.[1]


The length of the shell varies between 10 mm and 14 mm.


This species occurs in the Pacific Ocean from Mazatlan, Mexico to northern Peru.


  • Sowerby, Proc. Zool. Soc., p. 139
  • Casey T.L. (1903). Notes in the Conrad collection of Vicksburg fossils, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia 55: 261–283

External links[edit]

  • W.H. Dall (1909), Report on the collection of shells from Peru ;Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol. 37, pages 147–294, with Plates 20–28
  • Tucker, J.K. (2004). "Catalog of recent and fossil turrids (Mollusca: Gastropoda)" (PDF). Zootaxa. 682: 1–1295.
  • Gastropods.com: Pilsbryspira collaris