Capulus fragilis   E. A. Smith,  1904 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Capulidae

Description
Size: Upto 10 mm i height and 8 mm in diameter.

Color: Brown; interior white.

Shell small, thin, cap-shaped; apex extends beyond the posterior margin; surface smooth except the growth striae


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV (2003) Indian seashells Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI, Kolkata (Part 1) 416 pp 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:2012-08-07

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