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Family Terebridae


Hastula penicillata

Makapu'u, Oahu, 15 feet, 28mm


Ft. Kamehameha, Oahu, 8 feet, 


Makua, Oahu, 50 feet, 29mm


Puu Kala Pt., Hawaii, 50 feet, 26mm



Makua, Oahu, 50 feet, 24mm


Sharks Cove, Oahu, 35 feet


Common at any depth.  Whorls slightly inflated, irregular wavy lines of varying shades of brown, occasionally with dark blotches.  Attains 1.75 inch.  Hastula lanceata has straighter lines.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.