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Moelleria costulata

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Phasianelloidea
Subfamily  Moelleriinae
Scientific name  Moelleria costulata
Rank  Species
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Colloniidae
Genus  Moelleria
Phylum  Mollusca
Moelleria costulata
Similar  Homalopoma, Margarites, Turbinidae

Moelleria costulata, common name the ribbed moelleria, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Colloniidae.

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Description

The size of the shell varies between 0.5 mm and 2.6 mm. The shell is ribbed longitudinally.

Distribution

This marine species occurs in circum-Arctic waters, off Alaska, in European waters, the Northwest Atlantic Ocean and down south to Morocco.

References

Moelleria costulata Wikipedia


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