Clea bocki   Brot,  1881 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Buccinidae

Description
Size: 20 mm in height

Color: Grayish brown; aperture white.

Shell small, body whorl large, about three fourth of the total height of the shell, a total of six whorls, rounded, sutures shallow; aperture large, almost half of the total height, outer lip thickened, with lirations on the interior, columella with callous, smooth, anterior canal short, broad and shallow, umbilicus absent; sculptured with axial and spiral ribs.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Godavari Estuary INDIA

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:2012-09-06

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