| Terebra, Terebra dislocata, Terebra taurina, Terebra pertusa, Terebra cingulifera|
Terebra protexta, common name the fine-ribbed auger, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Terebridae, the auger snails.
Terebra protexta Wikipedia
The length of shell varies between 16 mm and 28 mm.
This marine species occurs in the Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina, USA to Brazil; in the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico.