Diodora candida

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Diodora candida
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Vetigastropoda
Superfamily: Fissurelloidea
Family: Fissurellidae
Subfamily: Emarginullinae
Tribe: Diodorini
Genus: Diodora
Species: D. candida
Binomial name
Diodora candida
(G.B. Sowerby I, 1835)

Diodora candida is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Fissurellidae, the keyhole limpets.[1]

Description[edit]

The size of the shell reaches 11 mm.

Distribution[edit]

This species occurs in the Atlantic Ocean off the Cape Verdes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diodora candida (Sowerby, 1835).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 19 April 2010.
  • Rolán E., 2005. Malacological Fauna From The Cape Verde Archipelago. Part 1, Polyplacophora and Gastropoda.

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