Odostomia cf. chariclea Melvill, 1910
|Maximum size: 4 mm (Kay, 1979).
species has a glossy white, inflated shell. Some shells, however, may have a slenderer profile. There
one fold on the columella.
haven't seen Odostomia cf. chariclea on Maui.
This species may also be listed in Kay, 1979 and Severns, 2011 as Odostomia margarita Pilsbry,
1944. Although not completely certain, the shell illustrated as that
species may be a slightly more extreme example of the slender form of O. cf. chariclea (see photo).
2.6 mm: sand sample, 1-3 m (3-10 ft), Kaneohe Bay, Oahu; Oct. 3,
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