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Clavus laetus

Clavus laetus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Drilliidae.[2]

This species is also mentioned as Clavus laetus.

Description[edit]

The size of an adult shell varies between 8 mm and 20 mm.

Distribution[edit]

This species occurs in the demersal zone of the tropical Indo-Pacific along New Guinea, New Caledonia, the Strait of Macassar, Indonesia, the Solomons and the Philippines

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hinds. Proc. Zool. Soc., 1843, p. 41
  2. ^ a b Bouchet, P. (2014). Clavus laetus (Hinds, 1843). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=433290 on 2015-01-31
  3. ^ Sealifebase: Clavus fusconitens
  • Tucker, J.K. 2004 Catalog of recent and fossil turrids (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Zootaxa 682:1-1295
  • Wells F.E. (1991) A revision of the Recent Australian species of the turrid genera Clavus, Plagiostropha, and Tylotiella (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Journal of the Malacological Society of Australia 12: 1–33.
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