Turbonilla edgarii

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Turbonilla edgarii
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Clade: Heterobranchia
Clade: Euthyneura
Order: Panpulmonata
Family: Pyramidellidae
Genus: Turbonilla
Species: T. edgarii
Binomial name
Turbonilla edgarii
(Melvill, 1896)
  • Pyrgulina edgarii Melvill, 1896 (original combination)
  • Turbonilla edgari [sic] (misspelling)

Turbonilla edgarii is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pyramidellidae, the pyrams and their allies.[1][2][3]


This marine species occurs in the following locations:[1]

  • European waters (ERMS scope)
  • Mediterranean Sea : Israeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien)
  • Mersin Bay


  1. ^ a b Rosenberg, G. (2015). Turbonilla edgarii (Melvill, 1896). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=738879 on 2015-04-08
  2. ^ 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
  3. ^ Streftaris, N.; Zenetos, A.; Papathanassiou, E. (2005). Globalisation in marine ecosystems: the story of non-indigenous marine species across European seas. Oceanogr. Mar. Biol. Annu. Rev. 43: 419-453
  • Melvill J.C., 1896: Descriptions of new species of minute marine shells from Bombay; Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 2: 108-116, pl. 8
  • van Aartsen J. J., Barash A. & Carrozza F., 1989: Addition to the knowledge of the Mediterranean Mollusca of Israel and Sinai; Bollettino Malacologico 25 (1-4): 63-76

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