Olividae

Olividae

[ō′liv·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of snails in the gastropod order Neogastropoda.
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Age and growth of Olivancillaria deshayesiana (Gastropoda: Olividae) in the southwestern Atlantic Ocean.
MURICIDAE Ceratostoma monoceros Nucella canaliculata NATICINAE Natica chemnitzii OLIVIDAE Oliva incrassata Oliva sp.
The most number of families Trochidae, Turbinidae, Cypraeidae, Olividae and Conidae are concentrated in stations of intertidal sandy beaches suitable for their habitats.
Description of two new species of Amalda (Gastropoda: Olividae: Ancillinae) from the south-western Indian Ocean, with a note on Amalda similis (Sowerby, 1859).
(juvenil) Fasciqlariidae Leucozonia nassa Tonnidae Tonna maculosa Volutidae Voluta musica Olividae Olivella nivea Marginellidae Volvarina albolineata Hyalina sp.
gigas pueden pasar 18 a 40 dias en la columna de agua (Brownel, 1977), donde estan a merced de las corrientes y de la depredacion por parte de peces planctofagos, entre los que destacan los grandes cardumenes de sardina del oriente del pais (Freon y Mendoza, 2003); c) si logran asentarse en el fondo, son presa de crustaceos de las familias Xanthidae, Alpheidae y Portunidae, y de moluscos de las familias Marginellidae y Olividae (Stoner et al., 1998), las cuales han sido reportadas para la isla de Cubagua (Rodriguez, 1980; Capelo y Buitrago, 1998; Hernandez-Avila et al., 2007).
Desconhecido NSA1 Familia Neritidae Neritinia virginea Desconhecido NSA1 Familia Olividae Olivancillaria cf.
Necklaces made from olive shells (Olividae sp) were also used as items of exchange.
Las familias mejor representadas para la primera clase fueron: Arcidae, Lucinidae y Veneridae, y para la segunda Turbinidae, Muricidae y Olividae (Cuadro 1).