Mangelia fairbanki [Status Unaccepted]   G. Nevill & H. Nevill,  1875 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Mangeliidae

Description
Color: leaden- brown, stained with darker shade on the outer lip and columella

Acute outer lip,sharp transverse striae,equally and strongly showing both on the ribs and in the interstice,the striae distant from one another,only three on each whorl,the longitudinal ribs are thicker and thicker and more rounded;shell has 8 whorls, the 2 first embryonal,slightly mammillate


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Nevill, G.H (1875) Description of new marine Molucca from Indian Ocean Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal Asiatic Society of Bengal 44 83-104 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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