Micrelenchus (Mawhero) purpureus (Gmelin, 1791)
|Classification:||Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda - Trochidae: Cantharidinae - Micrelenchus (Mawhero)|
|Family: Subfamily||TROCHIDAE: CANTHARIDINAE|
|Size/Grows to:||Height 35mm, Width 21mm|
|Distribution:||North and South Island. On seaweed at low tide to about 120 metres|
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Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.
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