Cypraeidae – Cypraeovulinae: Notocypraea TAS sp 02 (‘TAS sp 02 cowrie’)
TAS sp 02
Typical shell-length 15 mm. Shell outline rather narrow. Dorsum very pale or white; ventral margin bears a few very faint spots, most of which are large, blurred and relatively pale. Lives subtidally. Native. Occurs in southeastern Australia (TAS and perhaps other states). In Tasmanian waters, shells resembling this taxon have been live-collected and dredged at various localities around the coast.
Subclass: Caenogastropoda – Sorbeoconcha
Order: Hypsogastropoda – Littorinimorpha
no coastal locality records for this species currently available