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

Description
Color: pure white throughout

shell compressedly, ovately oblong;sutures excavated,apex very obtuse, having a decollated appearance,whorls six,longitudinally ribbed, ribs continued to the extreme base of the last whorl,transversely very regularly striated, columella almost slightly rugose at its upper part;aperture narrowly contracted, especially towards its base, sinus small;outer lip very thick,regularly rounded, granulated just within the aperture


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Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Mumbai 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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