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Omalogyra
sp. #1

 
Omalogyra sp. #1: shell
Maximum size:  0.7 mm shell diameter.

Identification:  Shells of this species are dark brown, often shading to cream on the periphery. They differ from shells of  Omalogyra japonica in having three spiral keels.

Natural history:  Shells of Omalogyra sp. #1 are rare in beach drift.

Distribution:  Maui.

Taxonomic notes: 

Photo:  CP: composite photo, same shell; 0.7 mm in diameter: beach drift, Hana Bay, Maui; fall, 1988.

Observations and comments:

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