Fragile Air Breather

Salinator fragilis (Lamarck, 1822)

The shell is slighty rough and coloured from light yellowish brown to grey some specimens have a distinct brown spiral band. with the roughness caused by axial growth striae.

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What habitats does Salinator fragilis live in?

Lives intertidally on sand and mud commonly in estuaries

What is the distribution of Salinator fragilis?

From WA to NSW

How big does Salinator fragilis grow?

Can grow to around 15mm

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