Species under Trochus
n= 20
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Trochus asperulus
Lamarck, 1822
Western Atlantic 5.6
Trochus chloromphalus
Adams, 1853
Northwest Pacific
Trochus consors
Lischke, 1872
consor top Northwest Pacific
Trochus erithreus
Brocchi, 1821
Red Sea top shell Western Indian Ocean
Trochus eustephes
Philippi, 1850
Indo-Pacific 2
Trochus ferreirai
Bozzetti, 1996
Western Central Pacific
Trochus flammulatus
Lamarck, 1822
Indo-Pacific 4
Trochus fultoni
Melvill, 1898
Western Indian Ocean
Trochus hanleyanus
Reeve, 1842
lined top Indo-West Pacific 7
Trochus histrio
Reeve, 1848
actor top Western Pacific 5
Trochus intextus
Reeve, 1848
woven topsnail Central Pacific
Trochus kochii
Philippi, 1844
Western Indian Ocean
Trochus maculatus
Linnaeus, 1758
maculated top Indo-West Pacific 7
Trochus magnificus
(Poppe, 2004)
Western Central Pacific
Trochus niloticus
Linnaeus, 1767
commercial top Indo-Pacific 15
Trochus ochroleucus
Gmelin, 1791
yellow-mouth top shell Western Central Pacific
Trochus radiatus
Gmelin, 1791
radiate top shell Indo-Pacific
Trochus stellatus
Gmelin, 1791
stellate trochus Indo-West Pacific 4
Trochus venetus
Reeve, 1862
Western Central Pacific
Trochus viridis
(Gmelin, 1791)
green top shell Southwest Pacific
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