Mammilla (gastropod)

Mammilla is a genus of predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Naticidae, the moon snails.[1]


Species within the genus Mamilla include:

Species brought into synonymy
  • Mammilla fasciata Schumacher, 1817: synonym of Mammilla mammata (Röding, 1798)
  • Mammilla plumatilis Iredale, 1936: synonym of Mammilla fibrosa (Gray, 1850)
  • Mammilla propesimiae Iredale, 1929: synonym of Mammilla simiae (Deshayes, 1838)
Further investigation needed


  1. ^ Mammilla Schumacher, 1817 . WoRMS (2009). Mammilla. Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species at on 12 July 2012.
  2. ^ Mammilla melanostoma (Gmelin, 1791).  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at  on 16 June 2010.
  3. ^ Mammilla simiae (Deshayes, 1848).  Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at  on 16 June 2010.
  • Torigoe K. & Inaba A. (2011) Revision on the classification of Recent Naticidae. Bulletin of the Nishinomiya Shell Museum 7: 133 + 15 pp., 4 pls.
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