Shell smooth with a long pointed spiral end (spire). Patterns of fine stripes and spiral bands in cream, pink, brown and red. Shell up to 6 cm long.
Pheasant Shells are one of the most beautiful shells in Victoria, with many subtle variations in their colour patterns. They graze on seaweeds and seagrasses.
Fronds of seaweeds and seagrasses, just below low tide level.
Southern Australia, including western and eastern Victoria.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed