Nerita peloronta


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Noun1.Nerita peloronta - gastropod having reddish toothlike projections around the shell openingNerita peloronta - gastropod having reddish toothlike projections around the shell opening; of the Caribbean area
neritid, neritid gastropod - operculate seasnail of coastal waters with a short spiral shell
genus Nerita - type genus of the Neritidae
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Board 15 HOME RANGES OF NERITA PELORONTA AND NERITA VESSICOLOR ON SAN SALVADOR, THE BAHAMAS.
The species Nerita peloronta (bleeding-tooth nerite), Nerita tassellata (checkered nerite), Nerita versicolor (four-toothed nerite), and Puperia pupa (zebra nerite) were frozen prior to study.