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species

Philine sinuata Stimpson, 1851

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Opistobranchia - opisthobranchs »  family Philinidae »  genus Philine

Description

P. testa minuta, ovata, alba, pellucida, longitudinaliter striata; spira conspicua; apertura antice dilatata. Long., .07; lat., .05 poll. (Stimpson.)
Shell minute, ovate, white, pellucid, longitudinally striate; spire conspicuous; aperture anteriorly dilated. Length, .07; breadth, .05 in. (Stimpson.)
Oldroyd, I.S. The Marine Shells of the West Coast of North America. Volume II.1.

Distribution

Port Clarence, Bering Strait; also Atlantic.
Oldroyd, I.S. The Marine Shells of the West Coast of North America. Volume II.1.
Author: Jan Delsing

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