Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cypraeidae

Bistolida brevidentata

(G. B. Sowerby II, 1870)
Shell: , ranging from 20-24 mm. Teeth: 14 columellar teeth; 17 labral teeth.


Specimens

Subspecies: Bistolida brevidentata fluctuans  (Iredale, 1935)
columnar teeth extend onto the base posteriorly
Dicky Beach,  Australia
Size: 20.61mm    Collected: Unknown
Collected on intertidal rocks. by hand [low tide] at low tide.

Subspecies: Bistolida brevidentata fluctuans  (Iredale, 1935)
columnar teeth extend onto the base posteriorly
Dingo Beach,  Australia
Size: 24.39mm    Collected: Unknown
Collected from under coral slabs on hard reef at 5 m at low tide.

Finucane Island,  Australia
Size: 20.35mm    Collected: Unknown
Collected from under coral slabs on exposed reef by hand [low tide] at extreme low tide.
dark blue grey, unblotched