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False Limpet

Scientific Name: Siphonaria diemenensis

Description: Found in large numbers on the upper shoreline, this air-breathing limpet has a finely striped shell with white ridges, and a distinctive siphon canal under only one side of their shell that allows them to get air into their bodies.

Type: Gastropod (Carnivores and Scavengers)
Where to find: Intertidal Reefs
Size: 22mm