Dicathais orbita (Gmelin, 1791)

• Orb or White Rock Shell / Cart-rut shell / Cartwheel Purple

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
(unranked):clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Neogastropoda
Superfamily:Muricoidea
Family:Muricidae
Subfamily:Rapaninae
Genus:Dicathais
Species: D. orbita

Old collection (70s to 80s)

42mm

Long Reef, Sydney, Australia

From my collection

Photo Taken: April 24, 2021
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