Septaria porcellana (Linnaeus, 1858),

Ng, Ting Hui, Dulipat, Jasrul, Foon, Junn Kitt, Lopes-Lima, Manuel, Alexandra Zieritz, & Liew, Thor-Seng, 2017, A preliminary checklist of the freshwater snails of Sabah (Malaysian Borneo) deposited in the BORNEENSIS collection, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, ZooKeys 673, pp. 105-123: 106

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Septaria porcellana (Linnaeus, 1858)


Septaria porcellana (Linnaeus, 1858)  Figure 2G


Navicella aponogetonis  Vahl, 1795; Sandalium pictum  Schumacher, 1817; Navicella suborbicularis  Sowerby, 1825; Navicella depressa  Lesson, 1831; Navicella zebra  Lesson, 1931; Navicella gaimardi  Récluz, 1841; Navicella quoyi  Récluz, 1841; Navicella affinis  Mousson, 1865; Navicella fissa  Mousson, 1869; Navicella haustrum  Reeve, 1856; Navicella orbicularis  Reeve, 1856; Navicella squamata  Dohrn, 1858; Navicella pulcherrima  Tapparone-Canefri, 1883.

Material examined.

BOR/MOL8292, BOR/MOL8302, BOR/MOL8307.

Distribution and habitat.

All lots were collected from rivers of Pulau Gaya, off the coast of Kota Kinabalu.


This species is widespread in coastal freshwater streams, rivers and lakes from Sri Lanka to Australasia ( van Benthem Jutting 1956, Eichhorst 2016).