Neritina euphratica Mousson, 1874

Gloeer, Peter & Pesic, Vladimir, 2012, The freshwater snails (Gastropoda) of Iran, with descriptions of two new genera and eight new species, ZooKeys 219, pp. 11-61: 14

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.219.3406

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scientific name

Neritina euphratica Mousson, 1874
status

 

Neritina euphratica Mousson, 1874   Figs 2d-e View Figure 2

Records from Iran.

Khuzestan Province ( Massoud and Hedayeti-Far 1979, Mansoorian 2001).

Remark.

This speciesis characterized by a small shell with 6 mm in height and a small spire. The boder of the columella is straight and not denticulated. The operculum has a rib which is attenuated at its basis, the peg is thick and strong and split in two parts ( fig. 2e View Figure 2 ).

Distribution.

Iraq, Iran.