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Hinea
Hinea brasiliana shell.png
An apertural view of a shell of Hinea brasiliana.
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
Phylum:
Class:
(unranked):
clade Caenogastropoda
clade Sorbeoconcha
Superfamily:
Cerithioidea
Family:
Planaxidae
Subfamily:
Planaxinae
Genus:
Hinea

Gray, 1847

Hinea is a genus of small sea snails, marine gastropod molluscs in the family Planaxidae.

Species

Species in the genus Hinea include:

Species brought into synonymy
  • Hinea akuana (Rehder, 1980): synonym of Planaxis akuana Rehder, 1980
  • Hinea fasciata (Pease, 1868): synonym of Angiola fasciata (Pease, 1868)
  • Hinea lineata (E. M. da Costa, 1778) - dwarf planaxis: synonym of Angiola lineata (da Costa, 1778)
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