Shell Family of Taiwan
Bursidae 蛙螺科contain34 species in Taiwan,show1 - 15
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Bursidae 蛙螺科Shell solid, short obese fusiform and dorso-ventrally depressed. Varix on lateral side fused with those of preceding and subsequent whorls. Aperture usually stained in yolloeish to reddish colors. Columellar lip with developed callus and plicae thereupon. Periostracum seldom remained. Operculum horny with centrally situated nucleus. Central tooth of radula with hind cusps. Carnivorous.
Senitfic Name
Chinese Name
 Bufonaria albivaricosa   (Reeve)  
 Bufonaria cavitensis   (Reeve, 1844)  
 Bufonaria crumena 朱唇蛙螺  (Lamarck, 1816)  
 Bufonaria echinata 長棘蛙螺  (Link, 1807)  
 Bufonaria elegans 優美蛙螺  (Sowerby, 1835)  
 Bufonaria foliata   (Broderip, 1844)  
 Bufonaria gnorima 玉珠蛙螺  (Melvill, 1918)  
 Bufonaria margaritula 麗珠蛙螺  (Dshayes, 1832)  
 Bufonaria nobilis 高貴蛙螺  (Reeve, 1844)  
 Bufonaria perelegans 棘蛙螺  (Beck in Sowerby, 1836)  
 Bufonaria rana 赤蛙螺  (Linnaeus, 1758)  
 Bufonaria subgranosa 細粒蛙螺  (Sowerby II, 1836)  
 Bufonaria thersites   (Redfield, 1846)  
 Bursa bufonia 蟾蜍蛙螺  (Gmelin, 1791)  
 Bursa condita   (Gmelin, 1791)