Calliostoma sublaeve   E.A. Smith,  1895 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:
Family:Calliostomatidae

Description
Size: 20 mm in height.

Color:

Shell small, conical, as broad as high, whorls flat sided, surface smooth except for the double-spiral ridges along the suture with interspace marked by axial striae, a faint spiral riblet above the suture, base flat, with 3 concentric striae near the columellar region. Aperture subquadrate, columella simple with a little callus deposit, outer lip simple and thin.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA
• Bay of Bengal 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:2012-06-06

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