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a set of nerites to id
08-29-2011, 06:45 PM,
a set of nerites to id
Hello there,
This also are sets of neritidae need your help to id, from Philippines,

the links :

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many thanks,

09-01-2011, 12:12 AM,
Re: a set of nerites to id
1-3  may be Neritina powisiana
4-5  may be Neripteron siquijorensis
7-9 is Neripteron violaceus
10-11 I believe this is the spineless form of Clithon corona
12-13 looks like a small Nerita polita
09-01-2011, 10:42 AM,
Re: a set of nerites to id
Thanks Paul for your great info, it gives me clue on where to search the names.

1-3 i think it is more like neritina pulligera because of the dark stain in the parietal wall,

4-6 i dont know, perhaps you are correct to say it's Neripteron siquijorensis, the coloration is just different to my shell.

7-9 yes! it is neripteron violaceus. thanks for the id.

10- 11 i guess it is more like Clithon subrugata. ( Recluz, 1842 )

12-13  it is more look like Clithon subpunctatus  ( Recluz,  1843 )

Reference :

Many thanks again Sir Paul. :-\ Wink
09-03-2011, 06:59 PM,
Re: a set of nerites to id
hi there,
i think #4-5 is Neripteron auriculatum  ( Lamarck,J.B.P.A.,de, 1816 ). n.siquijorensis has a distinguishing round edge. the one i post somehow has a wider angled edge.


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