Orange shell with white blotches and reddish-cream aperture. Long narrow extension of aperture's upper lip. Distinct ridges on shell.
Found in shallow water on seagrass and sand around patch reefs to depths of 20ft (7m). Feeds on algae.
Development includes a long-lasting, planktotrophic stage, with the larvae feeding mainly on plankton.
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(anterior extension broken off)