Tiberia minuscula

Tiberia minuscula
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
Superfamily: Pyramidelloidea
Family: Pyramidellidae
Genus: Tiberia
Species: T. minuscula
Binomial name
Tiberia minuscula
(Monterosato, 1880)
  • Pyramidella laeviuscula Jeffreys, J.G., 1870
  • Pyramidella minuscula Monterosato, 1880 (nomen nudum)
  • Pyramidella nitidula Jeffreys, J.G., 1884
  • Pyramidella octaviana Di Geronimo, 1973
  • Tiberia octaviana Di Geronimo, 1973

Tiberia minuscula is a species of minute sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Pyramidellidae, the pyrams and their allies.[1][2]


The length of the shell varies between 4.5 mm and 6 mm.


This marine species occurs in the following locations:[1]


  1. 1 2 3 Gofas, S. (2010). Tiberia minuscula (Monterosato, 1880). In: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2010) World Marine Mollusca database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141049 on 2012-01-12
  2. Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213

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