Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Mollusca > Class: Gastropoda > Order: Littorinimorpha > Family: Tonnidae > Genus: Tonna > Species: Tonna galea

Tonna galea (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 2 international agreements


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Threat and conservation status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Buccinum galea Linnaeus, 1758
Dolium antillarum Mörch, 1877
Dolium epidermatum de Gregorio, 1884
Dolium fasciatum Pallary, 1900
Dolium majus Pallary, 1900
Dolium spirintrorsum de Gregorio, 1884
Dolium tardinum de Gregorio, 1884
Dolium tenebrosum Hanley, 1859
Dolium tenue Menke, 1830

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