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Volute, Alcithoe arabica depressa, IV9412

Physical Description

Small sized volute shell with a rounded shoulder, steep spire, and wide mouth. The surface is mostly creamy pink coloured, with bands of dark brown zigzag patterns. The surface of the body whorl is slightly longitudinally ridged.

Field Collection

Live in wash-up.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 105 x 46 x 34mm

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