Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa

Chicoreus ramosus

(Linnaeus, 1758)
Shell large, white, occasionally blotched with light brown; a chunky shell with three varicies per whorl, long lacy spines on each varix, occasionally tinged with pink. Columella and outer lip orange-pink, interior white.

Fair, R. H. The Murex Book. Ruth Fair, 1976.


Shag Rock,  Australia
Size: 0mm    Collected: 1998
No data.

Bangkok,  Thailand
Size: 80.01mm    Collected: Unknown
No data.

Red Sea,  Egypt
Size: 123.81mm    Collected: Unknown
found on sand in 5m of water taken by scuba collected 1991