Littoraria carinifera ( Menke, 1830 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri, 2016, Cheсklist of gastropod molluscs in mangroves of Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam, Zootaxa 4162 (3), pp. 401-437: 418-419

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4162.3.1

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scientific name

Littoraria carinifera ( Menke, 1830 )
status

 

Littoraria carinifera ( Menke, 1830)  

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Phasianella carinifera Menke, 1830: 51   , 141.

Littoraria (Palustorina) carinifera: Reid 1986: 186   –194, figs 80, 82–85 (full synonymy); Thach 2005: 53, pl. 72, fig. 1. Littoraria carinifera: Lozouet & Plaziat 2008: 116   –117, pl. 22, figs 14–15; Zvonareva et al. 2015: 8.

Material examined. Dam Bay, mangrove plantation, 3 specimens.  

Abundance. Rare.

Measurements. Up to 24 mm ( Reid 1986).

Ecological notes. Oviparous species ( Reid 1986).

Lives at back of mangrove forest, in landward fringe on trunks and deadwood, on leaves of Nypa   , on Bruguiera   and Ceriops   , also reported in marsh grass ( Reid 1986).

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

Relation to mangroves. Predominantly mangrove-associated.

Distribution in Vietnam. Central coast, southern delta ( Thach 2005). General distribution. From Pakistan to Irian Jaya ( Reid 1986).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Littorinimorpha

Family

Littorinidae

Genus

Littoraria

Loc

Littoraria carinifera ( Menke, 1830 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri 2016
2016
Loc

Littoraria (Palustorina) carinifera:

Zvonareva 2015: 8
Lozouet 2008: 116
Thach 2005: 53
Reid 1986: 186
1986
Loc

Phasianella carinifera

Menke 1830: 51
1830