Size: up to 7cm
Overview: A well
known and abundant mollusc. The conical shell can achieve a length of 7cm,
although most of the time they are smaller. The shell has got a series of
ridges which start from the top of the shell. They feed on the algae which
grows on the rocks.
Where to See: Living Limpets can be found on rocks which
get submerged by the tides. Old shells can be found anywhere along the tide
line on the shore.