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Southwest Florida Shells with Emphasis on Sanibel & Captiva

By José H. Leal

Family Olividae

Olivella perplexa

Olsson, 1956

Shell size to 5 mm; shell with relatively short spire and large apex. Parietal callus thin or absent. Columella concave. Suture narrowly channeled. Color translucent-white, sometimes with reddish-brown spiral bands.