Turbonilla rambhaensis   (Preston)  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:
Family:Pyramidellidae

Description
Size: 5.00-6.45 mm.

Shell not pupiform, slender; columella smooth.


Synonym (s)
Terebra rambhaensis Preston, 1914
Terebra rambhaensis Preston, 1915
Venesia rambhaensis Preston, 1916
Venesia rambhaensis Annandale and Kemp, 1916
Turbonilla rambhaensis Annandale, 1924

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Nalabana Island INDIA (Record: 1913)
• Orissa, Rambha Bay INDIA (Record: 1913)
• Orissa, Nalbano INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Available at - http://www.itis.gov.
  • 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 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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