Turbo kenwilliamsi, 1 of 2. Rottnest Is, WA, Photo: Andrew Green
Turbo kenwilliamsi, 2 of 2. Rottnest Is, WA, Photo: Andrew Green
Swollen shell with cream ridges broken by black spots spiralling around the shell. It is one of the most common large gastropods seen on southewestern reefs.
Habitat: Rocky Reef
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Common (42% 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 (2 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.
Edit by: GJ Edgar. 2008. Australian Marine Life. New Holland, Sydney