Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa

Monoplex parthenopeus

(Salis-Marschlins, 1793)


Ti Tree,  Australia
Size: 115mm    Collected: 1999
found in 10m of water on algae covered rock

Myora light,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1987
two juvenile specimens found on rocky reef

Hutchinsons Shoal,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 2000
found dead in sand on rocky reef at 15m

Iluka,  Australia
Size: 112mm    Collected: Unknown
Dead collected

long reef,  Australia
Size: 95mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.

Albany,  Australia
Size: 100mm    Collected: Unknown
under granite slabs at 10m

Broome,  Australia
Size: 48mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.

Olhão,  Portugal
Size: 111.5mm    Collected: 2012
Taken on mud and rubble bottom at very low tide

Rio de Oro,  Western Sahara
Size: 85mm    Collected: 2000

Guardia Beach,  Uruguay
Size: 130mm    Collected: 2000
trawled 15m on sand