Atys (Aliculastrum) cylindricus   Helbling,  1779 (Sea Snail)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Cephalaspidea
Family:Haminoeidae

Description
Size: Length 5.34 mm; diameter 3.16 mm


Synonym (s)
Bulla cylindrica Helbling, 1779
Atys cylindrica Melvill, 1928
Atys (Aliculastrum) cylindricus Cernohorsky, 1972

Common Name (s)
• Cylindrical Atys
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA
• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Red Sea (Record: 1991)
• Persian Gulf (Record: 1991)
• SEYCHELLES (Record: 1991)
• MAURITIUS (Record: 1991)
• SRI LANKA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • 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
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 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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