Blue-banded Periwinkle

Austrolittorina antipodum

Description 3

Easily overlooked as these are yery small and may look like little white dots until you get up close to them or photograph them and enlarge the photo.

They are usually found scattered all over rocks.

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  2. (c) Tony Wills, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Tony Wills
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Category Gastropods, Shellfish, Shells