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Ancilla cinnamomea

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Olivoidea
Genus  Ancilla
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Olividae
Scientific name  Ancilla cinnamomea
Rank  Species
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Similar  Oliva vidua, Agaronia, Olivancillaria, Miniaceoliva miniacea, Oliva

Ancilla cinnamomea is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Olividae, the olives.

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Description

The shell grows to a length of 50 mm. Its spire is short and the whirls are indistinct. The pillar at its base has a thick, somewhat striated oblique enlargement.

Distribution

This marine species occurs off Tanzania, in the Red Sea; off India, Sri Lanka and the Philippines.

References

Ancilla cinnamomea Wikipedia


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