Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa

Gari occidens

(Gmelin, 1791)
Shell: medium to large, ranging from 80-105 mm.


Shag Rock,  Australia
Size: mm    Collected: 1999
found dead on sand and coarse shell grit in 9m of water

Perfect Lagoon 21-186,  Australia
Size: 80mm    Collected: 2012
In sand at 10m dead collected.

Pelorus Island,  Australia
Size: 105mm    Collected: 1986
In sand at 20m dead collected. 2 valves from different specimens.

Olango Island,  Philippines
Size: 90mm    Collected: 2018
Taken by Hookah diver