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Family Muricidae

HAWAII

Thais intermedia

Makapu'u, Oahu, 1 foot, 38mm

 

 

Makapu'u, Oahu, 8 feet

INTERMEDIATE DRUPE

Fairly common on rocks in the intertidal zone.  Feeds upon limpets ('opihi)Attains 3 inches.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.  Formerly known as Mancinella intermedia.