Solariella sataparaensis   Preston  (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:
Family:Solariellidae

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Description
Size:- Length: 2.90-5.00 mm.
Diameter: 5.05-6.05 mm.
Max height of the aperture: 1.75-2.65 mm.

Color: Shining bluish grey.

Shell small, turbinate, umbilicus bordered by beaded ridge, aperture subquadrate.


Synonym (s)
Solariella sataparaensis Preston, 1914
Solariella utkalensis Ray, 1968

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Maharashtra INDIA
• Orissa INDIA
• MYANMAR
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV; Dey, A and Barua, S (1992) Estuarine and marine molluscs Fauna of West Bengal Part 9 (State fauna series 3) ZSI, Calcutta 129-268 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
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Manna, RN (1995) Mollusca Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 391-468 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa

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