Marginella loebeckeana [Status Unaccepted]   Weinkauff,  1878 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Marginellidae

Description
Color: Shell surface glossy, uniform light gray, outer lip white inside, columellar callus yellowish at the anterior end.

Shell small, solid, spire slightly elevated. Aperture narrow, wider at the anterior end, outer lip thickened with many small denticles on the inner margin, columella with five strong plaits.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA
• Pondicherry 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:2012-09-03

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