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Turbo castanea (chestnut turban)

Synonyms: Aorotrema erraticum; Turbo castanea f. crenulata; Turbo castanea f. moltkiana; Turbo granulata; Turbo hippocastanum

Wikipedia Abstract

Turbo castanea, common names chestnut turban, chestnut turban snail-brown and Cat Eye Snail, is a species of sea snail, marine gastropod mollusk in the family Turbinidae.
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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Aquarium & Rainforest at Moody Gardens
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Florida Aquarium
Zoological Society of London


Western Atlantic Ocean;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Food Habits of Reef Fishes of the West Indies, John E. Randall, Stud. Trop. Oceanogr. 5, 665–847 (1967)
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