Terebra asiatica   Ray  (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Terebridae

Description
Size: Length 7.25 mm; diameter 2.10 mm

Shell small; whorls less ventricose with narrow sutural belt having prominent ridges; body whorl with more number of vertical ribs than spiral whorls, interstices finely striated.


Synonym (s)
Terebra asiatica Ray 1968

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Off Puri INDIA (Record: 24/03/1916-29/03/1916)

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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