Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

Otago Museum is open in Level 2. We are using NZ Covid Tracer or Rippl for contact tracing, please download, or use our Wi-Fi on arrival.

Pipi Wedge Clam, Paphies australis, NC2013.46

Physical Description

Single valve of a pipi shell. Outer surface is stained with a reddish brown colour from iron-rich sand, and pitted grey. Inner surface is stained yellow.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 9.5 x 58 x 38mm

All Rights Reserved