Baby Snail?

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  1. SeaCreature

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    Is this a baby snail? I found it next to the large snail that had toppled over?[​IMG]
     
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    It’s a limpet. They are awesome parts of your cuc!
     
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    Looks a lot like a stomatella snail...
     
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    Thanks for the responses. I will look for photos of a limpet and a stomatella snail and see if I can come up with a positive ID
     
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    Look up cowrie too, not an expert but to me the shell seems too tall for a stoma and not the right shape for a limpet.
     
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    Will do. Still have not been able to make a determination. Does anyone know of any books that I can use as a reference?
     
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    Looks like a limpet to me as well.
     
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