Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cypraeidae

Monetaria caputserpentis

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Point Cartwright,  Australia
Size: 33mm    Collected: 2018
in rock pools with sand and algae on intertidal rock platform at low tide.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Point Arkwright,  Australia
Size: 32mm    Collected: 2018
in rock pools with sand and algae on intertidal rock platform at low tide.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Caloundra [Nth Headland],  Australia
Size: 31mm    Collected: 1962
On rock platform at low tide.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Shag Rock,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1998
found in 2m of water in crash zone on rock common in area
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Myora light,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1989
under coral slabs in 50cm of water sand and mud bottom with coral rubble 0.4m tide
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Caloundra [Nth Headland],  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1987
found in 2m of water on rocky reef found in a pair
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2019
Under coral rock on weather edge of reef at low tide.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Lamont Reef,  Australia
Size: 35mm    Collected: 2019
Under rocks and coral slabs on intertidal reef. Located on weather edge of the reef.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Pelorus Island,  Australia
Size: 31mm    Collected: 1962
No data.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Dingo Beach,  Australia
Size: 31mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Fish Rock Cave,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1999
found dead in cracks in the rocks quite good condition
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Monetaria caputserpentis
Tufi,  Papua New Guinea
Size: mm    Collected: 1984
found two in 1.5m of water on a coral reef under a rock