Tomopleura tricincta

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Tomopleura tricincta
Tomopleura tricincta 001.jpg
Shell of Tomopleura tricincta (holotype at the MNHN, Paris)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Caenogastropoda
Order: Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Conoidea
Family: Borsoniidae
Genus: Tomopleura
T. tricincta
Binomial name
Tomopleura tricincta
Gofas & Rolán, 2009

Asthenotoma spiralis Ardovini & Cossignani 2004, non (Smith, 1872)

Tomopleura tricincta is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Borsoniidae.[1]


The length of the shell varies between 13.7 mm and 18.7 mm.


This marine species occurs in the Atlantic Ocean off West Africa and Angola.


  1. ^ a b WoRMS (2015). Tomopleura tricincta. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2016-03-28

External links[edit]

  • "Tomopleura tricincta". Retrieved 16 January 2019.