Domiporta rufilirata   (Adams and Reeve,  1850) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Mitridae

Description
Size: 30 mm in length

Shell small, ovately fusiform, spire acuminate and sharp, whorls nine, ventricose; sutures impressed; aperture longer than the spire; columella with sixoblique folds; outer lip thin and withoutcrenulations; surface sculptured with distinct elevated spiral ridges bisected by punctated axial grooves.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands 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:2012-09-04

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