Paradrillia fugata   (E. A. Smith,  1895) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Horaiclavidae

Description
Size: 32 mm in height and 11 mm in width

Color: Brownish with light brown aperture.

Shell small, solid, spire a little less than half the total height of the shell; sutures shallow; aperture narrowly elongate, columellar lip almost straight, siphonal canal broad and shallow, posterior notch small; sculptured with raised axial ridges and obsolete spiral striae.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• Andaman Sea (Lat: 13.35) (Long: 93.241667) 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:2012-09-05

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