Melampus granifer ( Mousson, 1849 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri, 2016, Cheсklist of gastropod molluscs in mangroves of Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam, Zootaxa 4162 (3), pp. 401-437: 430-431

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Melampus granifer ( Mousson, 1849 )
status

 

Melampus granifer ( Mousson, 1849)  

Figs 8 View FIGURE 8. A – B U –V

Auricula granifera Mousson, 1849: 46   , pl. 5, fig. 9.

Melampus granifer: Raven & Vermuelen 2007: 42   , 45, pl. 3, figs 27–28; Lozouet & Plaziat 2008: 146 –147, pl. 38, figs 15–16. Material examined. Nha Phu Bay, 3 specimens.  

Abundance. Rare.

Measurements. Up to 12 mm ( Raven & Vermuelen 2007).

Ecological notes. In estuaries, on Nypa   palm trunks in the mangrove forest ( Lozouet & Plaziat 2008). In studied sites it was found on mud surface under mangrove trees between roots. Relation to mangroves. Eurybiotic.

Distribution in Vietnam. Central coast.

General distribution. From Japan to Borneo ( Lozouet & Plaziat 2008).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Family

Ellobiidae

Genus

Melampus

Loc

Melampus granifer ( Mousson, 1849 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri 2016
2016
Loc

Melampus granifer:

Lozouet 2008: 146
Raven 2007: 42
2007
Loc

Auricula granifera

Mousson 1849: 46
1849