Shells of South
East Queensland

Tweed Heads to Noosa
Veneridae

Marcia hiantina

(Lamarck, 1818)
Shell: moderately small to medium, ranging from 25-45 mm.


Specimens

Brighton,  Australia
Size: 40.21mm    Collected: 2018
dead on sand/ mud flats

Pancake Creek,  Australia
Size: 25mm    Collected: 1995
Live collected at night.

Broome,  Australia
Size: 32.89mm    Collected: 2000
Collected from sand and rubble on sand bars at extreme low tide [-0.5m]