An Indian Ocean species. Turbo militaris is a similar Pacific Ocean species that is common in New South Wales and often incorrectly referred to as T. imperialis.
Max Size: 8 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 17.4-25.6°C
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Common (38% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Few (4 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.