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Sea snail (Gastropod)Semicassis (Semicassis) pyrum

White Helmet at Merimbula, NSW

Semicassis (Semicassis) pyrum at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017

Identification history

Sea snail (Gastropod) Semicassis (Semicassis) pyrum 8 Apr 2017 David64
Sea snail (Gastropod) Semicassis (Semicassis) pyrum 7 Apr 2017 LizAllen
Unidentified 7 Apr 2017 libbyh

Author's notes

Lovely little shell, probably with a hermit crab inside as it was very close to the other one. Difficult to photograph as it was down a crevice.

1 comment

LizAllen wrote:
   7 Apr 2017
not sure which Semicassis sp this one is .

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Nearby Sightings

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Myliobatis australis (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Apr 2019 Parupeneus signatus (Black Spot Goatfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Apr 2019 Hippocampus abdominalis (Pot-bellied Seahorse) at Merimbula, NSW - 3 Mar 2019 Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 3 Mar 2019 Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Dec 2018 Coscinasterias muricata (Eleven-armed Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Dec 2018 Mictyris platycheles (Soldier Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2018 Myliobatis australis (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 10 Feb 2018 Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Jan 2018 Botrylloides anceps (previously Botrylloides magnicoecum) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 May 2017 Dasyatis brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Lima (Lima) nimbifer (File Shell) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Serpula sp. (Orange Tube Worms) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017 Nelusetta ayraudi (Chinaman Leatherjacket) at Merimbula, NSW - 9 Mar 2017 Centropogon australis (Southern Fortesque) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Mar 2017 Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Achoerodus viridis (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Girella tricuspidata (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Mytilus edulis (Blue Mussel) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Tetractenos glaber (Smooth Toadfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Abudefduf vaigiensis (Sergeant Major) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Parupeneus signatus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Prionurus microlepidotus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Microcanthus strigatus ( Stripey) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Chironemus marmoratus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Cheilodactylus fuscus (Red Morwong) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Chaetodon flavirostris (Dusky, Yellow-faced Butterfly-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017 Rhinecanthus aculeatus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Mar 2015 Acanthurus triostegus (Five-banded Surgeon-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Mar 2015 Abudefduf vaigiensis (Sergeant Major) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015 Chaetodon flavirostris (Dusky, Yellow-faced Butterfly-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015 Chaetodon vagabundus (Vagabond Butterflyfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015 Nelusetta ayraudi (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Jan 2015 Diodon nicthemerus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Jan 2015 Olearia tomentosa (Toothed Daisy Bush) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Oct 2013 Cheilodactylus spectabilis (Red Moki,Banded morwong) at Merimbula, NSW - 16 Jan 2013
Myliobatis australis (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 17 Apr 2019
Parupeneus signatus (Black Spot Goatfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Apr 2019
Hippocampus abdominalis (Pot-bellied Seahorse) at Merimbula, NSW - 3 Mar 2019
Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 3 Mar 2019
Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Dec 2018
Coscinasterias muricata (Eleven-armed Seastar) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Dec 2018
Mictyris platycheles (Soldier Crab) at Merimbula, NSW - 26 Apr 2018
Myliobatis australis (Southern Eagle Ray) at Merimbula, NSW - 10 Feb 2018
Octopus tetricus (Gloomy Octopus) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Jan 2018
Botrylloides anceps (previously Botrylloides magnicoecum) at Merimbula, NSW - 5 May 2017
Dasyatis brevicaudata (Smooth Stingray) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Lima (Lima) nimbifer (File Shell) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Serpula sp. (Orange Tube Worms) at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 6 Apr 2017
Nelusetta ayraudi (Chinaman Leatherjacket) at Merimbula, NSW - 9 Mar 2017
Centropogon australis (Southern Fortesque) at Merimbula, NSW - 2 Mar 2017
Unidentified at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Achoerodus viridis (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Girella tricuspidata (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Mytilus edulis (Blue Mussel) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Tetractenos glaber (Smooth Toadfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Abudefduf vaigiensis (Sergeant Major) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Saccostrea glomerata (Sydney Rock Oyster) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Parupeneus signatus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Prionurus microlepidotus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Microcanthus strigatus ( Stripey) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Chironemus marmoratus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Cheilodactylus fuscus (Red Morwong) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Chaetodon flavirostris (Dusky, Yellow-faced Butterfly-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 11 Feb 2017
Rhinecanthus aculeatus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Mar 2015
Acanthurus triostegus (Five-banded Surgeon-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 12 Mar 2015
Abudefduf vaigiensis (Sergeant Major) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015
Chaetodon flavirostris (Dusky, Yellow-faced Butterfly-fish) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015
Chaetodon vagabundus (Vagabond Butterflyfish) at Merimbula, NSW - 19 Feb 2015
Nelusetta ayraudi (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Jan 2015
Diodon nicthemerus (TBC) at Merimbula, NSW - 4 Jan 2015
Olearia tomentosa (Toothed Daisy Bush) at Merimbula, NSW - 8 Oct 2013
Cheilodactylus spectabilis (Red Moki,Banded morwong) at Merimbula, NSW - 16 Jan 2013

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