Haminea elegans   A.Adams  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Cephalaspidea
Family:Haminoeidae

Description
Size: 20 mm in height.

Color: White.

Shell small, oblong-ovate, narrow at the posterior and a little expanded at the anterior end; aperture narrow at the posterior, elevated and acuminated; outer lip elongately produced and arched over above the middle.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Machilipatnam 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:2012-09-07

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