Samiksha Jaiswal

Terestrombus terebellatus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Stromboidea
Genus  Terestrombus
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Strombidae
Scientific name  Terestrombus terebellatus
Rank  Species
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Similar  Dolomena variabilis, Conomurex fasciatus, Canarium erythrinum, Tridentarius dentatus, Margistrombus

Terestrombus terebellatus, common name : the Little Auger Conch, is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Strombidae, the true conchs.

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Description

Adult shell size in this species varies between 25 mm and 54 mm.

Distribution

This species is distributed in the Red Sea, the Indian Ocean along the Chagos Atoll, in the Pacific Ocean along Japan, Fiji and Northwest Australia.

References

Terestrombus terebellatus Wikipedia


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