Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Strombidae

Conomurex luhuanus

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Hutchinsons Shoal,  Australia
Size: 62.94mm    Collected: 1999
found in 7m of water on algea covered rocks feeding
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 59.84mm    Collected: 2019
Found in sand and algae on intertidal reef. This was on the protected side of the reef. reasonably common in the area.
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Upolu Cay,  Australia
Size: 59.85mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Wooli,  Australia
Size: 62.61mm    Collected: 1989
Found on rocky reef at low tide.
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Rainbow Passage,  Solomon Islands
Size: 43.6mm    Collected: 1998
found dead in sand on beach in big piles people must have caught and eaten them
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Olasana Island,  Solomon Islands
Size: 50.31mm    Collected: 2016
found dead in sand close to shore in sea grass beds and silty sand. many live specimens, only collected 2 dead specimens.
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Toa Maru,  Solomon Islands
Size: 49.18mm    Collected: 2001
found dead in sand close to shore in sea grass beds and silty sand. many live specimens, only collected 2 dead specimens.
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Gemo Island,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 50.89mm    Collected: 1983
In 1m of water on sand on coral reef with some sea grass present
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Local Island,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 52.32mm    Collected: 1984
found in sand and sea grass near coral reef. used as food by the local people
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Loloata Island,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 48.45mm    Collected: 2001
found dead at high tide make on sandy beach
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Conomurex luhuanus
Mati,  Philippines
Size: 54.02mm    Collected: 2018
Taken by Hookah diver