Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Conidae

Conus textile

Linnaeus, 1758


Specimens

Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Madang,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1973
No data.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Myora light,  Australia
Size: 60mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Perfect Lagoon 21-186,  Australia
Size: 68mm    Collected: 2017
No data.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Sykes Reef,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2019
Small specimen found dead in sand in 2m of water on coral reef. Larger specimens found buried in and under large coral slabs on weather edge of the reef.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Lamont Reef,  Australia
Size: 75mm    Collected: 2019
In sand and coral rubble, under rocks and coral slabs on intertidal reef. Located on weather edge of the reef.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Hutchinson's Shoal,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1999
found dead shell crushed and in many pieces. Eaten by something? What i have of the shell is beautifully marked
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Low Island,  Australia
Size: 60mm    Collected: 1956
On reef.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Iluka,  Australia
Size: 50mm    Collected: 1973
In rock pool at low tide.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Broome,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2017
No data.
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Charapoana Island,  Solomon Islands
Size: 0mm    Collected: 2000
found in sand on coral reef + 1 shell fragment
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Charapoana Island,  Solomon Islands
Size: 50mm    Collected: 2018
In sand on reef slope in about 5m of water. Dead shells
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Rabaul,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 55mm    Collected: Unknown
out on black sand hunting at night at 8-10m
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Local Island reef,  Papua New Guinea
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1984
found in sand on coral reef
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Ko Racha Noi,  Thailand
Size: 101mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.
Conus textile   forma  scriptus
Conus textile   forma  scriptus
Conus textile   forma  scriptus
Toliara,  Madagascar
Size: 50mm    Collected: Unknown
under coral rubble on sand at 10-15m very open pattern
Conus textile
Conus textile
Conus textile
Zanzibar,  Tanzania
Size: 50mm    Collected: Unknown
on shallow reefs at low tide by local collectors striking sparse pattern with a bulbous body whorl.
Conus textile   forma  achiepiscopus
Conus textile   forma  achiepiscopus
Conus textile   forma  achiepiscopus
Toliara,  Madagascar
Size: 50mm    Collected: Unknown
on rubble and sand at night at 1-5m By local collectors. Bulbous body blue bands
Conus textile   forma  pyramidalis
Conus textile   forma  pyramidalis
Conus textile   forma  pyramidalis
Nacala Bay,  Mozambique
Size: 40mm    Collected: Unknown
Collected by local lobster divers at night on sand and rubble at 2-5m
Conus textile   forma  neovicarius
Conus textile   forma  neovicarius
Conus textile   forma  neovicarius
South Jeddah,  Saudi Arabia
Size: 67.2mm    Collected: Unknown
Inside reef under rock in gravel