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Southwest Florida Shells with Emphasis on Sanibel & Captiva

By José H. Leal

Family Eulimidae

Eulima bifasciata

d'Orbigny, 1841

Two-band Eulima

Shell size to 10 mm; shell very slender, narrow, pointed, surface very glossy, slippery. Protoconch translucent, very small. Whorl profile slightly convex. Aperture elongated. Two golden-brown bands just below the suture are diagnostic of this species.