Siphonaria propria

Identification 4

Distinguishing Characteristics
An endemic limpet of New Zealand.

Size
Can grow up to Length 13mm, Width 10mm

Distribution
Found on rocks in the mid to high tide area throughout New Zealand

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/4088085
  2. (c) Peter Poortman, www.nzshells.net.nz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by tangatawhenua, http://www.nzshells.net.nz/Images/292J.jpg
  3. (c) Lisa Bennett, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://inaturalist.nz/photos/2085763
  4. (c) tangatawhenua, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

More Info

iNaturalist NZ Map

Location Aupourian, Cookian, Forsterian, Moriorian
Depth High Tide, Mid Tide