An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland by David Fenwick.

Nutmeg shells (Superfamily Cancellarioidea)
Currently I have no images of native or non-native species of UK recorded shells to add to this page.


Other members of the Cancellarioidea
From the authors collection of foreign shells,
species not recorded in the United Kingdom.

Neogastropoda (Order) > Cancellarioidea (Superfamily) > Cancellariidae (Family)

Bivetiella cancellata (Linnaeus, 1767)
- Cancellate nutmeg shell (Malaga, Spain)

Bivetiella similis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
- Similar nutmeg (Malaga, Spain)

Cancellaria reticulata (Linnaeus, 1767)
- Common nutmeg shell (Florida, USA)

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