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Miralda paulbartschi
Pilsbry, 1918
 
Miralda paulbartschi
Maximum size:  3.1 mm shell length.

Identification:  This species has a slender, straight-sided shell. There are three spiral keels on each whorl, the apical with prominent angular nodules. The animal is cream faintly lined with golden brown.

Natural history:  Shells of  Miralda paulbartschi are moderately common in beach drift. Live animals are occasionally found in shallow rocky habitats. According to Kay (1979), shells are found in sand samples to depths of 40 m (131 ft).

Distribution:  Maui, Oahu, French Frigate Shoals and Midway.

Taxonomic notes: 

Photo:  CP: Ulua Beach, Maui; Nov. 26, 2004(?).

Observations and comments:

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