Pupa maritima Pfeiffer,1839

Original Description

"35. Pupa maritima Pfr. –Testa cylindraceo-conica alba; anfract. 10 irregularibus, planiusculis, confertim suboblique rugosis, ultimo basi obsolete angulato, perforato, rugis as umbilicum confertissimis confluentibus; labro albo reflexo; apertura semiorbiculari, biplicata, intus cornea. –Long. 16, diam. 7'.

            Plicis anfractuum 56 inferiorum obsoletis vel nullis.

Beide sehr häufig am trocknen Seestrande bis zur Gränze der Brandung, dicht neben Litorina muricata.

 

Plicis anfractuum 5-6 inferiorum obsoletis vel nullis.

Both very frequently at the dry beach up to the rim of the surf, close to Litorina muricata.

German to English translation courtesy of  Moritz Klinghardt

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