Cyclostremella humilis Bush, 1897 False Cyclostreme

Also see:  Luria cinerea (Gmelin, 1791) Atlantic Gray Cowrie With Hitchhiker

Cyclostremella humilis Bush, 1897 False Cyclostreme

    Drift, trapped in monofilament tangle, just S. E. jetty, St. Augustine Beach, St. Johns Co., FL 5/15/1993 (2 mm.) Scanning electron micrograph performed under the auspices of the Dept. of Invertebrates of the United States National Museum with the excellent technical assistance of Ms. Yolanda Villacampa.

Cyclostremella humilis Bush, 1897 False Cyclostreme

From beach drift, Calabash Bay, St. Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica (1 mm.). Digital images by David Kirsh.

Cyclostremella humilis Bush, 1897 False Cyclostreme

    Bear Island (Hammocks Beach State Park) near Swansboro, North Carolina (1.1 mm.). Digital images by David Kirsh.