Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa

Vasticardium elongatum

(Bruguiére, 1789)


The Wrecks to Myora Light,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1989
found dead in an area of muddy sand and sea grass 0.4m tide

Wellington Point,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1994
found dead on mud flats near mangroves

Hutchinsons Shoal,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1999
found dead in sand on coral reef in 15m of water

Bribie Is,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2002
found dead on beach

Mati,  Philippines
Size: 117mm    Collected: 2018
Taken by Hookah diver

Saumarez Reefs,  Australia
Size: 90mm    Collected: 2002
Collected on scuba at 12m in sand. Dead collected.

Dingo Beach, Queensland,  Australia
Size: 37.48mm    Collected: 2022
Collected from snad on intertidal sand flats by hand [low tide].