Mitra papalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
131.8mm

Mitra papalis is uncommon at Kwajalein, but can occur in sand on lagoon, pinnacle or seaward reefs at depths of about 6 to at least 45m. Buried in sand by day, they can sometimes be seen crawling through the sand with the backs of their shells slightly exposed.

Created 5 September 2015

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