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Pusula solandri (G.B. Sowerby I, 1832) | by Gabriel Paladino Photography
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Pusula solandri (G.B. Sowerby I, 1832)

• Solander's Trivia / Sea Button


Scientific classification:

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Mollusca

Class: Gastropoda

Subclass: Caenogastropoda

Order: Littorinimorpha

Superfamily: Cypraeoidea

Family: Triviidae

Genus: Pusula

Species: Pusula solandri




Palos Verdes, California, USA


From my collection


Similar to P. radians, looking at them side by side the differences are remarkable.


Several websites, stores and dealers have cross identified them.


Pusula radians (Lamarck, 1810):


Pusula solandri (J. E. Gray in G. B. Sowerby I, 1832):


Please, refer to plates 5 and 7 from FEHSE & GREGO: Revision of the genus Pusula (published in 2014)

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Uploaded on June 19, 2020