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Xylodiscula
sp. #1

 
Xylodiscula sp. #1: shell
Maximum size:  1.2 mm shell diameter.

Identification:  Shells of this species are helical, white and smooth.

Natural history:  Shells of Xylodiscula sp. #1 are rare in subtidal sand samples to depths of at least 52 m (170 ft).

Distribution:  Maui.

Taxonomic notes: 

Photo:  CP: composite photo, same shell; 1.2 mm in diameter: from sand sample provided by PF; Makena, Maui; April, 1995.

Observations and comments:

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