Biplex bozzetti   (Beu,  1998) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Ranellidae

Description
Size: up to 45 mm in height with strongly inflated whorls.

Shell small, dorsoventrally flattened, spire moderately high, anterior canal moderately long, sculptured with weak, spire cord and narrow ill-defined axial costae forming rounded nodules at their interactions with spire cord; aperture oval with smooth inner lip and slightly thickened and reflexed outer lip, inside of aperture with indistinct spiral ridges, interstices with threads.

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Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV (2003) Indian seashells Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI, Kolkata (Part 1) 416 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2012-08-24

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