Tamanovalva schlumbergeri [Status Unaccepted]   Dautzenberg,  1895 (Sea Slug)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Size: 0.46 mm in length and 0.31 in height.

Shell small, thin, transparent, fragile and equivalve; sculptured with fine concentric growth lines crossed by transversely radiating yellow lines; adductor muscle scar not very distinct; protoconch conspicuous on left valve, of one and half whorl, erect and located in the posterior third of the length; shell valves oval, nearly trapezoid, anterior end high, dilated and sub truncate, dorsal margin convex, ventral margin gently curved, hinged narrow and edentulous.

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Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair (Lat: 11.67) (Long: 92.75) 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:2012-09-10

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