Also known as Bat Volute, Bat Volute Sea Shell, Bat Volute Shell, Brown Volutidae, Cone Shell, Philippine Bat Volute, Volute, Volute Shell.
Found in silty waters, over mud and seagrass beds. Beautiful shell, variable in colour and pattern. Animal much bigger than shell.
They feed on other mollusc's.
Length - 11.5cm
Depth - 0-20m
Widespread Western Central Pacific
Volutes are some of the most sought after shells with their giant shells, colour and patterns.
They are amazingly fast when feeding on other mollusc's. Ref: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cymbiola_vespertilio