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Arabic Volute, Alcithoe arabica, IV9420

Physical Description

Volute egg attached to a dead turret shell. The egg is a fragile whitish-cream coloured calcareous dome.

Provenance

Species is endemic to:

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 18 x 40 x 23mm

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