Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cerithiidae

Rhinoclavis sinensis

(Gmelin, 1791)


Specimens

Hutchinsons Shoal,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 2017
found dead in sand in 14m on coral reef

Hutchinsons Shoal,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 2016
taken by diver in sand on coral reef at 15m

Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 49mm    Collected: 2019
Found dead in sand on intertidal coral reef.

Mackay,  Australia
Size: 30mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.

Local Island,  Papua New Guinea
Size: mm    Collected: 1984
found dead in sand in 2m of water near coral reef. The shell is marked by two holes from a mollusc boring animal. Possible cause of death - octopus?

Wailua Bay,  United States of America
Size: 30mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.