fibropapillomatosis and partial flipper amputation
*pic taken during our transect by Alysha Nichols-Sparkman
severe case of fibropapillomatosis
Taking a stroll at night. Surprisingly speedy.
About 1". Note siphon at tip.
Arms about 2".
About 1" across.
About 1". Shell heavily encrusted, snail doing fine though. Perhaps some sort of drupe?
This name does not appear to be in iNaturalist...?
Contender for the Award for Most Ridiculous and Awkward Shell...
(modelling a bit of variable worm snail)
A Hawaiian native, about 1" across. As per Hoover, p, 279 and http://cookislands.bishopmuseum.org/species.asp?id=7445
Name does not appear on iNat? Common Name: "Pretty Liomera."