Banded Dog Whelk
Nassarius pyrrhus

Summary

The shell is ovate and conical. The spire is short, pointed, composed of seven or eight convex whorls. It features beading and brown to reddish banding over the whitish shell


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Habitat

Lives subtidally on sand

Distribution

From WA to Victoria including Tasmania

Size

Can grow to around 20mm

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