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They feed on soft coral and gorgonians, and grow to about 2.5cm in length. This species belongs to the family Ovulidae (the ovulids), or false cowries.
Found on coral and rocky reefs. Widespread in the Indo-Pacific region.
Spotted this tiny mollusk at a depth of about 25m at a dive site off northeastern coast of Samal Island. It measured less than 1cm. The 2nd picture shows the cowry shell; the other photos show its mantle extended and also its "foot". (The video is of another individual, spotted at a different time.)