Mitra (Nebularia) doliolum   Kuster,  1839 (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Mitridae

Description
Color: Shell yellowish.

Shell elongately ovate, attenuated at both the ends , whorls seven, spiral ridges very prominent, raised and round, interstices broader than ridges, crested wit ridges, columella with four oblique folds, outer lip thickened, regularly convex and crenulated, aperture equal or longer than the spire, with a distinct siphonal notch.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated, Rocky, Coastal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2012-07-16

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