Conus Tribblei - Sea Snail
Researcher Jerry Walls discovered the species of sea snail, Conus tribblei, common name Tribble's cone. The sea snail is a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Conidae. The cone snails are a type of mollusk that makes their home in conical shells colored with a mix of white and brown. These sea snails are venomous predators.
Jerry Walls named them after his favorite cat, Tribble, who was named after tribbles from the original Star Trek series.
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