Dentalium quadrapicale   (Hanley) Sowerby  (Tusk Shell)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Scaphopoda
Order:Dentaliida
Family:Dentaliidae

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Kerala, Trivandrum INDIA (Record: 1953)
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari INDIA (Record: 1953)

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Kurian, CV (1953) A preliminary survey of the bottom fauna and bottom deposits of the Travancore coast within the 15-fathom line Proceedings of the National Institute of Sciences of India 19 746–775 Available at - http://www.new.dli.ernet.in/rawdataupload/upload/insa/INSA_1/20005b8b_747.pdf


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