Clypidina (Clypidina) notata   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:
Family:Fissurellidae

Description
Size: 4.30-10 mm in height; Maximum length 10.45-23 mm; 8.05-18.55 mm in width.

The interior of the shell has a characteristic dark mushroom-shaped scar at the centre; anal groove is visible.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin (Lat: 8.75) (Long: 78.20) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rajagopal, AS and Mookherjee, HP (1978) Contribution to the Molluscan Fauna- Archaeogastropoda Occasional paper no. 12 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI, Kolkata 48pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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:2012-12-11

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