Haminoea crocata   Pease,  1860 (Sea Slug)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Image copyrights: Femorale

Size: Length 4.10-12.80.

Color: Shell is semitransparent and light bluish.

Foot and mantle of the animal covers most part of the shell.

Synonym (s)
Bulla (Haminea) crocata Pease, 1860
Bulla (Haminea) crocata Preston, 1914
Bulla (Hamnea) crocata Preston, 1915
Bulla (Haminea) crocata Annandale & Kemp, 1916

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Tamil Nadu, Kundugal Point INDIA
• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 1913)
• West Bengal, Ganga Sagar INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA
• Orissa, Seruanadi INDIA (Record: 1913)

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.
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Femorale Available at - http://www.femorale.com.br/
  • Sundaram, KS; Sarvesan, R; Mohamed, KH and Shanbhogue, SL (1969) Catalogue of molluscs, prawns, stomatopods and marine algae in the reference collections of the central marine fisheries research institute Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 9 1-52 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/570/1/Bulletin_9.pdf

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