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Neritina virginea (Linnaeus, 1758)

This name is not allowed for current identifications/data entry in MCZbase.
Kingdom Phylum Class Subclass Order Superfamily Family Genus Species Nomenclatural_Code
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Neritimorpha Cycloneritimorpha Neritoidea Neritidae Neritina virginea ICZN

Name Authority: WoRMS (World Register of Marine Species)


Remarks: Name not accepted in WoRMS. M. Merkel 2022-03

Occurs in brackish , freshwater habitats.

Common Name(s):

  • virgin nerite

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Parent Genus: Neritina Lamarck, 1816

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No MCZbase specimens identified as this taxon have images