Neritina pulligera (Linnaeus, 1767),

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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Neritina pulligera (Linnaeus, 1767)


Neritina pulligera (Linnaeus, 1767)  Figure 2F


Neritina rubella  Müller, 1774; Neritina oculus  Röding, 1798; Nerita rossmassleriana  Récluz, 1846; Neritina larga  Hombron & Jacquinot, 1848; Neritina brandti  Philippi, 1849; Neritina pulligera subcanalis  Mousson, 1865; Neritina subcanalis  Mousson, 1870; Neritina sulcata  Tennison-Woods, 1878; Neritina sumatrana  Dautzenberg, 1899.

Material examined.

BOR/MOL6705, BOR/MOL6713, BOR/MOL7929, BOR/MOL8294, BOR/MOL8298, BOR/MOL8301, BOR/MOL8308, BOR/MOL8311.

Distribution and habitat.

Labuan. The south-east in Tawau, and the north-west on Pulau Gaya and from Kota Kinabalu.


This species is generally found in clear, coastal freshwater streams and rivers from Okinawa, and south through South-east Asia and Australasia ( van Benthem Jutting 1956, Brandt 1974, Eichhorst 2016).