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Paradrillia lithoria

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Paradrillia lithoria is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Horaiclavidae, the turrids.[1]

Description

The length of the shell attains 8 mm, its diameter 2.5 mm.

This is a small highly-coloured, fusiform species, with a conspicuous, spiral, swollen, nodulous angle just above the centre of the whorls. It contains eight whorls, of which two in the protoconch. The aperture has a square-ovate shape. The outer lip is thin. The sinus is wide but not deep. The siphonal canal is short.[2]

Distribution

This marine species occurs off Bahrein and in the Persian Gulf.

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Paradrillia lithoria: Brief Summary

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Paradrillia lithoria is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Horaiclavidae, the turrids.

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