Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cypraeidae

Erronea caurica

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Myora light,  Australia
Size: 40mm    Collected: 2004
Under dead coral slabs in 0.5m of water.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Amity Point,  Australia
Size: 51.2mm    Collected: 1999
On rock wall in 2m of water. Taken on scuba.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Hutchinson's Shoal,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2016
dead in sand at about 13m
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Hutchinson's Shoal,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2013
dead in sand at about 13m
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
The Wrecks to Myora Light,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1989
found under slabs of coral with sand, mud and coral rubble bottom 0.4m tide
Erronea caurica   forma  longior
Erronea caurica   forma  longior
Erronea caurica   forma  longior
Fraser Is,  Australia
Size: 51mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Shoal Point,  Australia
Size: 36mm    Collected: 1997
No data.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Wilson Island,  Australia
Size: 35mm    Collected: 2000
Under coral slab at low tide on intertidal reef.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
North Reef,  Australia
Size: 36mm    Collected: 1991
No data.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Lamont Reef,  Australia
Size: 36mm    Collected: 2019
Under rocks and coral slabs on intertidal reef. Located on weather edge of the reef. Some of the specimens are exhibiting signs of becoming melanistic.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 40mm    Collected: 2019
Under rock and coral slab on weather edge of intertidal reef. Reasonably common in the area.
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Erronea caurica
Perfect Lagoon 21-186,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: Unknown
on reef in 2m of water