ID this crustacean on rock

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  1. madmatt

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    Any info on this little critter.
    What it does.
    Good or bad

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    not siure what I'm looking at, but it looks like a Stomatella snail.

    Is it a snail?
     
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    No not a snail.
    Closest idea I get is a barnacle type thing.
    2 black feeler and I think a head type thing.
    It's definitely a hard crust house.
    Tried to upload a video but no luck
     
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    need to borrow another camera... :whistling:
     
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    Does it move or stay in one spot?
     
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    Stays there in one spot.
    Has a hard crust tube house.
     
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    Vermetid snail/worm
     
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    @CheriS I think you nailed it.
    Pics in Google look the same.
    And the stringy stuff is visible aswell.
    Will read up.
    Take it that it's good
     
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