Fly-Like Margin Shell

Austroginella muscaria (Lamarck, 1822)

The largest in this family found in Tasmania this species has a colour that varies from white to a pale yellowish orange the shell features a strong axial fold on the body whorl.

How to identify Austroginella muscaria?

What habitats does Austroginella muscaria live in?

Can be found intertidally on sandy beaches

What is the distribution of Austroginella muscaria?

South easyern Australia from NSW to Around Tasmania

How big does Austroginella muscaria grow?

Can gro to around 16mm

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