Vittina variegata (Lesson, 1831),

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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Vittina variegata (Lesson, 1831)


Vittina variegata (Lesson, 1831)  Figure 2I


Neritina pulchra  Sowerby, 1836; Neritina cuvieriana  Récluz, 1841; Neritina turrita  Schmeltz, 1866; Neritina granulosa  Schmeltz, 1869; Nertina zelandicus  Mousson, 1869; Neritella granulum  Schmeltz, 1974.

Material examined.


Distribution and habitat.

Single lot collected from a river on Pulau Bohey Dulang, off the eastern town of Semporna.


This species can be found in coastal freshwater bodies in South-east Asia and Australasia, and the Pacific islands ( van Benthem Jutting 1956, Brandt 1974, Eichhorst 2016).