Cerithidea cingulata

girdled horn shell

Native range | All suitable habitat | Year 2100
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Classification
Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Potamididae
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Main reference
. . (Ref. 349)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.5 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349); common length : 3.5 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349)

Environment
Benthic; brackish

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-West Pacific: from India and Sri Lanka to Papua New Guinea; north to Japan and south to central Queensland.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Also abundant on mud flats, in brackish or supersalted fishponds. Locally, numbers of about 500 individuals per square meter can occur. Usually living in the upper bottom layer of mud which is almost liquid (Ref. 349).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown