Smaragdia (Smaragdella) mamilla   Annandale  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Cycloneritimorpha
Family:Neritidae

Description
Size: 3.10-4.23 mm.

Shell obliquely ovate, without ornamentation; columella smooth; dull colored, not exhibiting polymorphism.


Synonym (s)
Smaragdia mamilla Annandale, 1924
Smaragdia mamilla Subba Rao, 1975

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1913)
• Orissa, Seruanadi INDIA (Record: 1913)

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Manna, RN (1995) Mollusca Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 391-468 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa

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