Body shape slug-like with shell. Gill structures internal. Pattern includes shades or colours of white. Shell up to 5 mm across.
There are at least five other species of Tornatina in Victorian waters. These can be separated by shell surface sculpture, size of the protoconch at the tip of the spire, and shape of the furrow separating the spire whorls. There are also differences in the shape of the gastral plates and radula teeth.
Sandy mud areas such as estuaries, to depth of 150 m.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed