Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Charoniidae

Charonia lampas

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Gold Coast,  Australia
Size: 91mm    Collected: 2016
Trawled from 153 m [85 fthm]
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Yamba,  Australia
Size: 158mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Great Australian Bight,  Australia
Size: 125mm    Collected: Unknown
trawled
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Yorke Peninsular,  Australia
Size: 125mm    Collected: Unknown
trawled
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Reef Beach,  Australia
Size: 91mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Vietnam,  Vietnam
Size: 120mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Evans Head,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: Unknown
trawled
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Coffs Harbour [break water],  Australia
Size: 210mm    Collected: Unknown
on breakwater amongst rocks and kelp
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Jervis Bay,  Australia
Size: 136mm    Collected: Unknown
amongst rocks and kelp at 15m taken by diver
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda eucla
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda eucla
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda eucla
Great Australian Bight,  Australia
Size: 102mm    Collected: Unknown
Trawled by fish trawlers on sand, rubble and sponge at 120-150m
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda
Perth,  Australia
Size: 102mm    Collected: Unknown
in sand and limestone rubble at 15-20m
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda powelli
Albany,  Australia
Size: 175mm    Collected: Unknown
Hunting among rock, sponge and kelp on boulder slope at 10-20m Taken by diver
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda capax
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda capax
Charonia lampas   forma  rubicunda capax
Poor Knights Island,  New Zealand
Size: 203mm    Collected: Unknown
in kelp amongst rocks at 15-20m taken by diver
Charonia lampas   forma  sauliae
Charonia lampas   forma  sauliae
Charonia lampas   forma  sauliae
Minabe,  Japan
Size: 210mm    Collected: Unknown
taken in net at 30m
Charonia lampas   forma  nodifera
Charonia lampas   forma  nodifera
Charonia lampas   forma  nodifera
Las Playitas,  Spain
Size: 210mm    Collected: Unknown
trawled from 100m
Charonia lampas   forma  pustulata
Charonia lampas   forma  pustulata
Charonia lampas   forma  pustulata
Hout Bay,  South Africa
Size: 210mm    Collected: Unknown
found under ledges at 8-10m by local abalone diver