Tasmanian Margin Shell

Austroginella tasmanica (Tenison Woods, 1876)

A shell that is white to pale yellow with a thick smooth lip and the columella features four strong plaits occupying half or more than half of the aperture

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What habitats does Austroginella tasmanica live in?

Lives in the low intertidal zone out to a depth of around 50m

What is the distribution of Austroginella tasmanica?

Southeastern Australia from NSW to Tasmania and Victoria

How big does Austroginella tasmanica grow?

Can grow to around 10mm long

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