Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Cypraeidae

Staphylaea staphylaea

(Linnaeus, 1758)


Specimens

Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
The Wrecks to Myora Light,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1989
found on dark purple/ black sponge in an area with sand, mud and coral rubble bottom 0.4m tide
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Myora Light,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1989
under coral slabs in 50cm of water sand and mud bottom with coral rubble 0.4m tide
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Myora Light,  Australia
Size: 19mm    Collected: 1996
On intertidal reef under coral rubble and on black sponge.
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Staphylaea staphylaea
Lamont Reef,  Australia
Size: 22mm    Collected: 2019
Dead n sand and coral rubble under rocks and coral slabs on intertidal reef.