Nassarius silvardi

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Nassarius silvardi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Buccinoidea
Family: Nassariidae
Subfamily: Nassariinae
Genus: Nassarius
Species: N. silvardi
Binomial name
Nassarius silvardi
Kool & Dekker, 2006[1]

Nassarius (Alectrion) waikikius Dall, W.H. MS, 1922

Nassarius silvardi is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Nassariidae, the Nassa mud snails or dog whelks.[2]


The length of the shell varies between 4 mm and 7.5 mm.


This marine species occurs of Indonesia and Hawaii.


  • Severns M. (2011) Shells of the Hawaiian Islands - The Sea Shells. Conchbooks, Hackenheim. 564 pp.

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