Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa

Cronia aurantiaca

(Hombron & Jaquinot, 1835)


Wellington Point,  Australia
Size: 30.19mm    Collected: 1994
found on rocks at low tide mark rocks covered with oysters and Trichoma hirsuta water silty with some sea grass and sea weed common

Tangalooma Wrecks,  Australia
Size: 26.53mm    Collected: 1999
Found on recks in 1m of water amongst oysters common in area

Point Arkwright,  Australia
Size: 28mm    Collected: 2018
in rock pools with sand and algae on intertidal rock platform at low tide.

Flat Rock,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1999
found on rocky reef in crevise of rock near some coral in about 20m of water

Ti Tree,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1999
found dead in sand near rocks in 10m of water

Yule Point,  Australia
Size: 30mm    Collected: Unknown
No data

Fish Rock Cave,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1999
found in 15m of water on rocky reef not common in area