Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cypraeidae

Lyncina vitellus

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Myora light,  Australia
Size: 44mm    Collected: 1998
Under rocks on intertidal reef at low tide.
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Myora light,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1989
under large coral slabs in 1m of water 0.4m tide
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Caloundra [Nth Headland],  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1987
found under a rock on rocky reef at low tide. The area is in the wave crash zone at high tide level dead juvenile C. vitellus found
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lamont Reef,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2019
Under rocks on weather edge of reef. At low tide.
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2019
Under coral rock on weather edge of reef at low tide.
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 44mm    Collected: 2019
On intertidal reef under dead coral slab. Common in the area
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Mackerel Reef 21-466,  Australia
Size: 70mm    Collected: 2011
On reef at 5-20m depth.
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Dingo Beach,  Australia
Size: 60mm    Collected: Unknown
On reef at 5-20m depth.
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Curtain Artificial Reef,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2000
found dead in sand in 25m of water, on artificial reef
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
General Store,  Solomon Islands
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2000
found dead in 5m of water on coral reef
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Lyncina vitellus
Port Moresby,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1983
No data.