Iravadia ornata   Blanford,  1867 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Iravadiidae

Description
Length: 3.00-5.75 mm.
Diameter: 2.10-3.35 mm.
Max height of the aperture: 1.20-2.20 mm.

Shell turreted, spirally ribbed; body whorl with six spiral ribs, some of them concealed.


Synonym (s)
Iravadia ornata Blanford, 1867
Iravadia ornata Subba Rao and Mookherjee, 1975

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary (Lat: 20.32) (Long: 86.75) INDIA
• West Bengal, Port Canning INDIA
• West Bengal, South 24 Parganas INDIA
• Orissa INDIA
• MYANMAR

Literature Source(s)
  • Zoological Survey of India (Eds.) (1998) Fauna Of Mahanadi estuary, Orissa Estuarine ecosystem series no 3 ZSI, Kolkata 1-218 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Subba Rao, NV; Dey, A and Barua, S (1992) Estuarine and marine molluscs Fauna of West Bengal Part 9 (State fauna series 3) ZSI, Calcutta 129-268 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
  • 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
  • Vie Oceane Available at - http://vieoceane.free.fr/

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