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Migaya
sp. #1
 
Migaya sp. #1
Maximum size:  4 mm.

Identification:  This is a small flattened species with a sickle-like internal shell. The body is cream variably flecked with purple.

Natural history:  Migaya sp. #1 is a rare, burrowing species. It has been found in moderately protected sand patches and Halimeda kanaloana beds at depths of 1-12 m (3-39 ft).

Distribution:  Maui.

Taxonomic notes:  First recorded in Hawaii from Black Rock, Maui by CP on Nov. 4, 1998. It was formerly placed in Nakamigawaia.

Photo:  CP: 4 mm: Black Rock, Maui; Nov. 4, 1998.

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