Terebralia sulcata ( Born, 1778 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri, 2016, Cheсklist of gastropod molluscs in mangroves of Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam, Zootaxa 4162 (3), pp. 401-437: 415-416

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scientific name

Terebralia sulcata ( Born, 1778 )
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Terebralia sulcata ( Born, 1778)  

Figs 5 View FIGURE 5. A – B S –T

Murex sulcatus Born, 1778: 324   .

Terebralia sulcata: Houbrick 1991: 318   –331, figs 14–21 (full synonymy); Okutani 2000: 132 –133, pl. 66, fig. 6; Thach 2005: 49, pl. 10, fig. 2; Lozouet & Plaziat 2008: 110 –111, pl. 19, figs 2–4; Poppe 2008a: 284 –285, pl. 87. fig. 6; Zvonareva et al. 2015: 8.

Terebralia palustris ( Linnaeus, 1767)   : Zvonareva et al. 2015: 8 (not of Linnaeus, 1767).

Material examined. Nha Phu Bay, about 30 specimens.  

Abundance. Common.

Measurements. Up to 50 mm ( Okutani 2000).

Ecological notes. Development planktotrophic ( Reid et al. 2008).

Abundant in outer mangal zone. Lives on mud surface under mangrove trees and occasionally climbs onto mangrove roots. Mostly mangal component but it is also reported to occur in the absence of mangroves ( Lozouet & Plaziat 2008).

In studied sites it was found on the mud surface under mangrove trees and on roots and seedlings of mangrove trees.

Relation to mangroves. Predominantly mangrove-associated.

Distribution in Vietnam. Northern-east coast, central coast, southern delta ( Thach 2005).

General distribution. From Okinawa and South China to North Queensland, from Sumatra to Solomon Is ( Lozouet & Plaziat 2008).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Family

Potamididae

Genus

Terebralia

Loc

Terebralia sulcata ( Born, 1778 )

Zvonareva, Sofya & Kantor, Yuri 2016
2016
Loc

Terebralia palustris (

Zvonareva 2015: 8
2015
Loc

Terebralia sulcata:

Zvonareva 2015: 8
Lozouet 2008: 110
Poppe 2008: 284
Thach 2005: 49
Okutani 2000: 132
Houbrick 1991: 318
1991
Loc

Murex sulcatus

Born 1778: 324
1778