Jujubinus tumidulus

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Jujubinus tumidulus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Vetigastropoda
Superfamily: Trochoidea
Family: Trochidae
Genus: Jujubinus
Species: J. tumidulus
Binomial name
Jujubinus tumidulus
(Aradas, 1846)
Synonyms[1]

Trochus tumidulus Aradas, 1846

Jujubinus tumidulus is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Trochidae, the top snails.[1]

Description[edit]

The size of the shell varies between 2 mm and 6 mm.

Distribution[edit]

This species occurs in the Mediterranean Sea.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jujubinus tumidulus (Aradas, 1846).  Retrieved through: World Register of Marine Species on 1 May 2010.
  • Aradas A., 1846: Memoria I. Descrizione di varie specie nuove di conchiglie viventi e fossili della Sicilia; Atti dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali (2) 3: 157-184
  • Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180–213

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