Trivia (Ellatrivia) oryza   Lamarck,  1810 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Gastropoda

Size: 8 mm.

Color: White.

Ovate, dorsal sulcus well formed and reaches almost to the extremities, ribs strong, almost parallel on the sides, stopping at the sulcus, some rids originating in the interspaces on the sides, about 27 crossing the labial lip and 20 crossing the columellar lip, interspaces minutely transversely lamellate.

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Habitat:  Coastal


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

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
  • Allen, GR (2005) Reef fishes of northwestern Madagascar RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 31 39-48
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Wilson, B; Wilson, C and Baker, P (1993) Australian marine shells 1 1-408 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Des Beechey (2008) The Seashells of New South Wales Available at -

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