Assiminea beddomeana   Nevill,  1880 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Image copyrights: Gordon Paterson

Length: 1.75-6.25 mm
Diameter: 1.40-4.00 mm
Max height of the aperture: 0.70-3.35- mm

Shell depressed, turbinate with adequate foramen, spire obtuse, depressed with five whorls aperture globose.

Synonym (s)
Assiminea beddomeana Annandale and Prashad, 1919

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Estuarine, Muddy


• West Bengal, Pargumti INDIA (Record: 09/09/1984)
• West Bengal, Gosaba INDIA (Record: 15/09/1984)
• West Bengal, Kakdwip INDIA (Record: 10/03/1985)
• West Bengal, Port Canning INDIA (Record: 1992)
• West Bengal, North 24 Parganas INDIA (Record: 1992)
• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA (Record: 1992)
• Irrawaddy Delta MYANMAR (Record: 1992)
• West Bengal, Nadabhangachara INDIA (Record: 25/10/1979)

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 -
  • Flora and fauna of Ranong, Thailand Available at -

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