Purple Mouthed Rock Shell

Bedeva vinosa Lamarck, 1822

This comon species has thick and solid shell it features six whorls the main body whorl being more than half the size of the shell. The colour ranges from white, green-grey or yellow and has multiple braod ribs on each whorl.

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What habitats does Bedeva vinosa live in?

intertidally on rocks

What is the distribution of Bedeva vinosa?

From WA to NSW including Tasmania

How big does Bedeva vinosa grow?

Can grow to around 20mm

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