neritina

noun
ner·​i·​ti·​na | \ˌnerəˈtīnə, -tēnə\

Definition of neritina 

1 capitalized : a genus of ornately marked and brightly colored snails (family Neritidae) chiefly inhabiting fresh and brackish waters

2 plural -s : any snail of the genus Neritina

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History and Etymology for neritina

New Latin, from Latin nerita sea snail + New Latin -ina

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