Littoraria ardouiniana ( Heude, 1885 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri, 2016, Cheсklist of gastropod molluscs in mangroves of Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam, Zootaxa 4162 (3), pp. 401-437: 418

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Littoraria ardouiniana ( Heude, 1885 )
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Littoraria ardouiniana ( Heude, 1885)  

Figs 6 View FIGURE 6. A – B O –P, U –V

Leptopoma   (?) ardouinianum Heude, 1885: 95 –96, pl. 25, figs 8, 8a. Littoraria (Littorinopsis) ardouiniana: Reid 1986: 165   –170, figs 68–70, 96e, f (full synonymy); Okutani 2000: 138 –140, pl. 69, fig. 18.

Littoraria ardouiniana: Zvonareva et al. 2015: 8   .

Material examined. Dam Bay, in mangrove plantations, 2 specimens. Abundance. Rare.  

Measurements. Up to 36 mm ( Reid 1986).

Ecological notes. Ovoviviparous species ( Reid 1986).

A continental species. Typically on leaves and trunks in Avicennia   fringe, also reported on other mangrove trees, on rocks and in marsh grass ( Reid 1986).

In studied sites it was found on trunks of mature Rhizophora   trees in upper intertidal zone.

Relation to mangroves. Predominantly mangrove-associated.

Distribution in Vietnam. Central coast.

General distribution. Okinawa I. to Singapore ( Reid 1986).  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Littorinimorpha

Family

Littorinidae

Genus

Littoraria

Loc

Littoraria ardouiniana ( Heude, 1885 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri 2016
2016
Loc

Littoraria ardouiniana: Zvonareva et al. 2015 : 8

Zvonareva 2015: 8
2015
Loc

Leptopoma

Okutani 2000: 138
Reid 1986: 165
Heude 1885: 95
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