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P. pansa is closely related to other genera such as Drupa and Thais.It is sympatric with Plicopurpura columellaris.It has a dark grey knobbly shell with pinkish-brown aperture.It can be distinguished from P. columellaris by its lack of strong teeth inside the aperture.

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