Pyramidelloides miranda   Adams,  1861 (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Neogastropoda
Family:Eulimidae

Image copyrights: Maurice Jay

Description
Size: 3.5 mm.

Spire straight bent, sculptured with four strong spiral ribs, the upper one bearing heavy tubercles, and conspicuous axial striae in the interspaces, aperture narrowly ovate, outer lip thickened.

Synonym (s)
Rissoina (Pyramidelloides) insolita var. Nevill, 1885
Rissoina bellardi Issel, 1869
Rissoina eucosmia Bartsch, 1915
Rissoina gemmulata Turton, 1932
Rissoina hystrix Souverbie, 1877
Rissoina insolita Deshayes, 1863
Rissoina miranda A. Adams, 1861

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman sea (Lat: 10) (Long: 95)

Literature Source(s)
  • OBIS Indo-Pacific molluscan database Available at - http://clade.ansp.org/obis/find_mollusk.html
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Wilson, B; Wilson, C and Baker, P (1993) Australian marine shells 1 1-408 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Eddie, H Hardy's internet guide to marine gastropods Available at - http://www.gastropods.com/

Page last updated on:2010-07-23

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