Notoacmea Badia

Notoacmea badia

Identification 2

Distinguishing Characteristics
An endemic limpet of New Zealand.

Size and Distribution
Found in clean tidepools at low tide and growing to a size of 11mm. Around the Otago area.

Summary 3

Notoacmea badia is a species of sea snail or true limpet, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Lottiidae, one of the families of true limpets.

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Peter Poortman, www.nzshells.net.nz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua, http://www.nzshells.net.nz/Images/047Y.jpg
  2. (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
  3. Adapted by tangatawhenua from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Notoacmea_badia

More Info

iNaturalist NZ Map

Location Forsterian
Depth Low Tide