Ficus gracilis

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Ficus gracilis from Dauin, Philippines
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: Note that the sides of the mantle enclose the shell when it is alive. This is a similar behaviour to a cowrie or moon snail.
 

Location:Dauin, Philippines
Photographer:Stanislav Denissyuk
Camera:Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W170 View EXIF properties
Taken on:November 15, 2009
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Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Prosobranchia
Order:Sorbeoconcha
Family:Ficidae
Species:Ficus gracilis