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Turbo sarmaticus  Linnaeus, 1758 | by Gabriel Paladino Photography
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Turbo sarmaticus Linnaeus, 1758

• South African Turban / Turk's Cap

 

Scientific classification

Kingdom:Animalia

Phylum:Mollusca

Class:Gastropoda

Clade:Vetigastropoda

Order:Trochida

Superfamily:Trochoidea

Family:Turbinidae

Genus:Turbo

Species:T. sarmaticus

 

Beautiful specimen, 'au naturel'

 

Cape Recife, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

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Taken on July 10, 2019