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Family Mitridae


Mitra (Nebularia) fulvescens

Kaunolu Point, Lana'i, 25 feet, 29mm


Kewalo, Oahu, 50 feet


Uncommon under rocks at scuba depths.  Spire turreted, outer lip constricted, suture slightly crenulate, spiral rows of shallow pits, dark brown with scattered white flecks, aperture orange with denticulate outer lip.  Attains 1.5 inch.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.