Haliotis jacnensis   Reeve,  1846 (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:
Family:Haliotidae

Description
Size: 30 to 48 mm in length.

Shell narrow and spire elevated. 20 to 22 spiral and scaly ridges arising fron near the spire and terminating near the holes, two scaly ridges between the holes and left edge. 10 perforations open, closely arranged, narrow and tuberculated.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Subba Rao, NV (2003) Indian seashells Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI, Kolkata (Part 1) 416 pp Available at - NCL, Pune

Page last updated on:2012-05-29

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