Phenacovolva sp. (Iredale, 1930)

Distribution: 

Moderately common throughout the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Family is distributed throughout the Indo-West Pacific region.

Ecological Notes: 

Found in association with the red gorgonian upon which it feeds.

Additional Notes: 

An elongated spindle shaped shell characterises the Phenacovolvas. Grows to 28 mm.

References: 

Atlas of Living Australia website at https://bie.ala.org.au/search?q=Phenacovolva. Accessed 09/11/2018.