Mitra (Strigatella) colombelliformes   Kiener,  1838 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Mitridae

Description
Size: 30 mm in length

Color: Brown with irregular white spots.

Shell medium, thick and solid, whorls six, spire short and acute; aperture longer than the spire; outer lip thick, smooth and sinuate; columella with six oblique folds; sculptured with shallow spiral grooves.


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• 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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