Polinices melanostomoides

(Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

Polinices melanostomoides
Photographed by: Ronnie Ng

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Orthogastropoda
Order:Neotaenioglossa
Family:Naticidae
Species:Polinices melanostomoides

Comment from Richard Willan on photo #9418
The large animal naturally envelops the shell like this.

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Pictures of Polinices melanostomoides

Polinices melanostomoides from Perhentian, MalaysiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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