Planaxis (Planaxis) sulcatus   (Born)  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:[unassigned] Caenogastropoda
Family:Planaxidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Buccinum sulcatum Born, 1780
Planaxis sulcatus Houbrick, 1987

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep, Kalpeni INDIA (Record: 22/02/1986)
• Lakshadweep, Pitti INDIA (Record: 22/02/1986)
• Lakshadweep INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Krusadai Island INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Shingle Island INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Rameswaram INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• MAURITIUS
• SRI LANKA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Surya Rao, KV and Subba Rao, NV (1991) Mollusca State fauna series 2: Fauna of Lakshadweep ZSI, Calcutta 273-362 Available at - NIO, Goa

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