Julia burni   Sarma,  1975 (Sea Slug)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Size: 1.5 mm in length and 1.0 mm in height.

Color: Dark brownish- green.

Shell minute, cordate, solid, equivalved, porcellaneous, hinge with a prominent tooth-like knob on the left valve fitting into a deep socket on the right valve, protoconch on the left valve minute with one and one quarter whorls, sculptured with thin transparent and brownish green periostracum, umbones prominent and beak-like, shell valves broadly oval with rounded anterior margin and deeply excavated posterior margin.

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Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans 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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