Drillia major   (Reeve)  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Drilliidae

Description
Size: Length 7.22 mm; diameter 3.12 mm; height of spire 4.35 mm; height of aperture 3.20 mm.

Synonym (s)
Pleurotoma major Reeve, 1843
Drillia major Ray, 1968

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Off Puri INDIA (Record: 24/03/1916-29/03/1916)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobars INDIA
• Persian Gulf
• SRI LANKA
• Karachi PAKISTAN

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

Page last updated on:2010-06-23

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