Author: Roding,1798


General: In Neptunea the operculum is elongate and pointed in the lower end. The nucleus is close to the point and often worn off.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: James H. McLean, Curator Emeritus, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

Consulting taxonomist: Anders Warén, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden.


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Citation: Neptunea (Roding,1798) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-06-14.
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