North Island Explorer: Guide to North Vancouver Island



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White Bubble Snail

Photo 1: Bubble Shell of the Haminoea sp. probably H. vesicula.


Bubble Shells/Bubble Snails: Haminoea sp.

White Bubble Shell -Haminoea vesicula

Oval Bubble Shell -Haminoea japonica,

Green Bubble Shell - Haminoea virescens

These tiny sea snails are abundant around Vancouver Island, especially among eel grass and among other marine plants. They have thin transparent shells that expose their mantles underneath.








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