Calliostoma facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCalliostoma
|The shell of Calliostoma selectum|
Thiele, J., 1924
The Top shells (which are called Calliostoma) are marine gastropod molluscs. They can be found world-wide. The name of this genus is derived from the Greek words kallos (beautiful) and stoma (mouth), referring to the pearly aperture.
Images for kids
Calliostoma Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.