Vincentian vanikoro

Naricava vincentiana (Angas, 1880)

Known locally from a shell washed up along Tomahawk Beach this is a less commonly seen species and is another of the smaller marine gastropods

How to identify Naricava vincentiana?

A white shell that that has spire that is slightly elevated with rounded whorls and the expands to a wider aperture.

What habitats does Naricava vincentiana live in?

Can be found subtidally amoungst rocks and seaweeds

What is the distribution of Naricava vincentiana?

Southern Australia from Wa to NSW including around Tasmania

How big does Naricava vincentiana grow?

Can grow to around 9mm

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