Clea sp.,

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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Clea sp.


Clea sp.  Figure 2E

Material examined.

BOR/MOL8293, BOR/MOL8304, BOR/MOL8312, BOR/MOL8700.

Distribution and habitat.

Found from two localities close to Kota Kinabalu, rivers on the offshore island of Pulau Gaya, and Kiansom forest, approximately 20km from the city.


This species lacks the spiral striae of Clea bangueyensis  and lacks the transverse striae of Clea nigricans  A Adams, 1885, which was described from the neighbouring state of Sarawak ( Adams 1885).