Actaeocina estriata   (Preston,  1914) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Cephalaspidea
Family:Cylichnidae

Description
Size: 4 mm in height and 1-5 mm in width

Shell minute, cylindrically ovate, spire moderately exserted, suture narrowly channelled; aperture narrow at the posterior end and broad at the anterior end; columella not much curved; outer lip obtusely angled posteriorly and slightly dilated anteriorly.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA
• Orissa, Manikpatna INDIA (Depth: 1 mts)
• Orissa, off Balugaon INDIA (Depth: 1-2 mts)

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:2012-09-07

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