Siliquaria cumingii   (Morch,  1860) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:[unassigned] Caenogastropoda
Family:Siliquariidae

Description
Shell narrow, elongate, apex coiled; sculptured with fine spiral ridges except on either side of siphonal slit.


Synonym (s)
Tenagodus (Siliquarius) cumingii Moerch 1860
Siliquaria cumingii Sowerby 1879
Spiroglyphus cumningii Annandale 1911

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Off Gopalpur INDIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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

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