Biology:Splendrillia minima

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Short description: Species of gastropod

Splendrillia minima
Splendrillia minima (MNHN-IM-2000-3102).jpeg
Shell of Splendrillia minima (holotype at MNHN, Paris)
Scientific classification edit
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Caenogastropoda
Order: Neogastropoda
Superfamily: Conoidea
Family: Drilliidae
Genus: Splendrillia
S. minima
Binomial name
Splendrillia minima
Wells, 1995

Splendrillia minima is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Drilliidae.[1]


The length of the shell attains 6 mm.


This marine species occurs off New Caledonia and the Philippines .


  1. WoRMS (2015). Splendrillia minima. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2016-11-27
  • Wells, Fred E. "A revision of the drilliid genera Splendrillia and Plagiostropha (Gastropoda: Conoidea) from New Caledonia, with additional records from other areas." Mémoires du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle 167 (1995): 527–556.

External links

Wikidata ☰ Q7578511 entry