Prionovolva cavanaghi Iredale 1931
   Syn. Primovula cavanaghi, Globovula cavanaghi

Cavanagh's ovulid

Family Ovulidae - egg cowries and spindle cowries

Cavanagh's Ovulid, Prionovula cavanaghi, has a white or pink shell, with pink and white mantle. It feeds on soft corals of a similar colour.

Distribution =   endemic to northern and eastern Austalia.
Max size =   shell to 18mm, usually 12mm