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Family: Neritidae nerites (See list of species below)

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99 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Bathynerita naticoidea
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Clithon castaneus
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Clithon chlorostomus
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Clithon corona
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Clithon faba
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Clithon leachii
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Clithon oualaniensis
[Guamanian nerite]
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Clithon parvulus
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Clithon sowerbianus
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Dostia violacea
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Neripteron bensoni
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Neripteron cariosum
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Neripteron mauriciae
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Neripteron neglectum
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Neripteron siquijorensis
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Neripteron vespertinum
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Neripteron violaceum
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Nerita adenensis
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Nerita albicilla
[oxpalate nerite]
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Nerita amplisulcata
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Nerita antiquata
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Nerita argus
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Nerita articulata
[lined nerite]
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Nerita ascensionis
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Nerita atramentosa
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Nerita aurantia
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Nerita chamaeleon
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Nerita chameleon
[chameleon nerite]


Nerita costata
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Nerita erubescens
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Nerita exuvia
[snake's skin nerite]
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Nerita fulgurans
[Antillean nerite]
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Nerita funiculata
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Nerita guamensis
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Nerita helicinoides
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Nerita histrio
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Nerita insculpta
[sculptured nerite]
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Nerita lirellata
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Nerita litterata
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Nerita longii
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Nerita maura
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Nerita maxima
[maximum nerite]
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Nerita morio
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Nerita nigerrima
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Nerita olivaria
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Nerita peloronta
[bleeding tooth]


Nerita picea
[pitchy nerite]


Nerita planospira
[flatspired nerite]


Nerita plicata
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Nerita polita
[polished nerite]
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Nerita reticulata
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Nerita sanguinolenta
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Nerita scabricosta
[costate nerite]
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Nerita semirugosa
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Nerita senegalensis
[Senegal nerite]
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Nerita signata
[reticulate nerite]
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Nerita spengleriana
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Nerita squamulata
[scaly nerite]
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Nerita tessellata
[checkered nerite]
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Nerita textilis
[textile nerite]


Nerita undata
[waved nerite]


Nerita versicolor
[plicate nerite]
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Nerita yoldii
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Neritina auriculata
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Neritina clenchi
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Neritina coromandeliana
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Neritina meleagris
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Neritina petiti
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Neritina piratica
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Neritina pulligera
[dusky nerite]
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Neritina punctulata
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Neritina squamipicta
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Neritina sulculosa
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Neritina turrita
[turreted nerite]
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Neritina usnea
[olive nerite]
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Neritina variegata
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Neritina venosa
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Neritina violacea
[violet nerite]


Neritina virginea
[virgin nerite]
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Neritina waigiensis
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Neritina zebra
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Neritodryas dubia
[dubious nerite]


Neritodryas subsulcata
[weakly cut nerite]
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Neritona granosa
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Pisulina maxima
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Pisulina tenuis
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Puperita pupa
[zebra nerite]
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Septaria lineata
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Septaria porcellana
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Smaragdia bryanae
[Hawaiian seagrass snail]
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Smaragdia paulucciana
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Smaragdia pulcherrima
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Smaragdia rangiana
[rang's neritina]
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Smaragdia souverbiana
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Smaragdia viridis
[emerald nerite]


Theodoxus fluviatilis
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Vittina coromandeliana
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Vittina cumingiana
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Vittina jovis
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99 Species of Family Neritidae
(nerites)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Bathynerita naticoidea Western Atlantic. 1.6 DL
Clithon castaneus Western Central Pacific
Clithon chlorostomus Central Pacific
Clithon corona Western Pacific
Clithon faba Northwest Pacific
Clithon leachii Western Central Pacific
Clithon oualaniensis Guamanian nerite Eastern Central Atlantic
Clithon parvulus Western Central Pacific
Clithon sowerbianus Western Central Pacific
Dostia violacea Western Central Pacific
Neripteron bensoni Indo-Pacific.
Neripteron cariosum Eastern Central Pacific
Neripteron mauriciae Western Indian Ocean
Neripteron neglectum Eastern Central Pacific
Neripteron siquijorensis Western Central Pacific
Neripteron vespertinum Eastern Central Pacific
Neripteron violaceum Indo-West Pacific
Nerita adenensis Western Indian Ocean
Nerita albicilla oxpalate nerite Indo-Pacific. 3.5 SHL
Nerita amplisulcata Western Atlantic. 2.05 DL
Nerita antiquata Western Central Pacific
Nerita argus Indo-Pacific 1.5 DL
Nerita articulata lined nerite Indo-West Pacific.
Nerita ascensionis Atlantic Ocean. 3.6 DL
Nerita atramentosa Indo-Pacific.
Nerita aurantia Western Central Pacific
Nerita chamaeleon Western Pacific. 3.5
Nerita chameleon chameleon nerite Indo-Pacific 3.5 SHL
Nerita costata Indo-West Pacific.
Nerita erubescens Western Central Pacific
Nerita exuvia snake's skin nerite Western Pacific. 4
Nerita fulgurans Antillean nerite Central Pacific and Weste 3.7 NG
Nerita funiculata Southeast Pacific and Wes
Nerita guamensis Western Central Pacific
Nerita helicinoides Western Pacific
Nerita histrio Western Central Pacific
Nerita insculpta sculptured nerite Western Pacific.
Nerita lirellata Eastern Pacific 2.25 SHW
Nerita litterata Western Central Pacific
Nerita longii Western Indian Ocean
Nerita maura Western Indian Ocean
Nerita maxima maximum nerite Western Central Pacific.
Nerita morio Eastern Pacific 1.92 SHW
Nerita nigerrima Western Central Pacific
Nerita olivaria Western Central Pacific
Nerita peloronta bleeding tooth Western Atlantic. 4.7 NG
Nerita picea pitchy nerite Pacific Ocean 3 SHL
Nerita planospira flatspired nerite Indo-Pacific 3.5 SHL
Nerita plicata Indo-Pacific 2.294 SHH
Nerita polita polished nerite Indo-Pacific 4 SHL
Nerita reticulata Western Pacific
Nerita sanguinolenta Mediterranean Sea.
Nerita scabricosta costate nerite Indo-Pacific 3.5 SHL
Nerita semirugosa Western Central Pacific
Nerita senegalensis Senegal nerite Eastern Atlantic
Nerita signata reticulate nerite Western Central Pacific
Nerita spengleriana Western Central Pacific
Nerita squamulata scaly nerite Indo-Pacific 3.5 SHL
Nerita tessellata checkered nerite Western Atlantic and Anta 2.5 NG
Nerita textilis textile nerite Western Indian Ocean
Nerita undata waved nerite Indo-Pacific 4 SHL
Nerita versicolor plicate nerite Indo-Pacific and Western 3.5 SHL
Nerita yoldii Indo-Pacific. 1.6 DL
Neritina auriculata Western Pacific
Neritina clenchi Western Atlantic. 2.01 DL
Neritina coromandeliana Western Central Pacific 2
Neritina meleagris Western Atlantic. 1.57 NG
Neritina petiti Western Pacific
Neritina piratica Western Atlantic. 2.4 NG
Neritina pulligera dusky nerite Indo-West Pacific.
Neritina punctulata Western Central Atlantic 3.3 DL
Neritina squamipicta Western Central Pacific
Neritina sulculosa Western Central Pacific
Neritina turrita turreted nerite Indo-Pacific. 3.5 SHL
Neritina usnea olive nerite Western Central Atlantic.
Neritina variegata Western Pacific.
Neritina venosa Western Atlantic. 0.87 DL
Neritina violacea violet nerite Western Pacific 2.5
Neritina virginea virgin nerite Western Atlantic. 2.5 DL
Neritina waigiensis Western Pacific. 2
Neritina zebra Western Central Atlantic 2.14 DL
Neritodryas dubia dubious nerite Western Pacific 2.5
Neritodryas subsulcata weakly cut nerite Western Pacific. 3 SHL
Neritona granosa Eastern Central Pacific
Pisulina maxima Western Central Pacific
Pisulina tenuis Western Central Pacific
Puperita pupa zebra nerite Western Central Atlantic. 1.3 DL
Septaria lineata Western Central Pacific
Septaria porcellana Western Central Pacific
Smaragdia bryanae Hawaiian seagrass snail Central Pacific
Smaragdia paulucciana Central Pacific
Smaragdia pulcherrima Western Central Pacific
Smaragdia rangiana rang's neritina Indo-West Pacific.
Smaragdia souverbiana Mediterranean and Western
Smaragdia viridis emerald nerite Western Atlantic Ocean; M 0.8 NG
Theodoxus fluviatilis Northeast Atlantic, the M
Vittina coromandeliana Western Central Pacific
Vittina cumingiana Western Central Pacific
Vittina jovis Western Central Pacific



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