Boonea jadisi

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Boonea jadisi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
Superfamily: Pyramidelloidea
Family: Pyramidellidae
Genus: Boonea
Species: B. jadisi
Binomial name
Boonea jadisi
(Olsson & McGinty, 1958) [1]
  • Odostomia (Boonea) jadisi (Olsson & McGinty, 1958)
  • Odostomia (Chrysallida) jadisi Olsson & McGinty, 1958 (basionym)
  • Menestho jadisi (Olsson & McGinty, 1958)

Boonea jadisi is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pyramidellidae, the pyrams and their allies. The species is one of eleven known species within the Boonea genus of gastropods. [2]


The shell grows to a length of approximately 3.5 mm.


The vast majority of this marine species is distributed in mostly American waters, these include the following geographical locations:


  1. ^ Olsson, A. A. and T. L. McGinty. 1958. Recent marine mollusks from the Caribbean coast of Panama with the description of some new genera and species. Bulletins of American Paleontology 39: 1-58, pls. 1-5.
  2. ^ Rosenberg, G. (2010). Boonea jadisi (Olsson & McGinty, 1958). In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2011-10-26

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