Lentigo pipus

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Lentigo pipus
Lentigo pipus 01.JPG
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L. pipus
Binomial name
Lentigo pipus
(Röding, 1798)
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Lentigo pipus, common name : the Elegant Conch, is a species of Conch sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Strombidae, the true conchs.[1]

Description[edit]

The shell size varies between 35 mm and 85 mm.

Distribution[edit]

This species is distributed in the Indo-West Pacific along the Mascarene Basin and the Philippines.

References[edit]

  • Walls, J.G. (1980). Conchs, tibias and harps. A survey of the molluscan families Strombidae and Harpidae. T.F.H. Publications Ltd, Hong Kong

External links[edit]

  • "Lentigo pipus". Gastropods.com. Retrieved 28 March 2011.