species: Conus ebraeus in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Conus ebraeus

©Barbara Banks: Conus ebraeus at Lizard Island

©Barbara Banks: Conus ebraeus at Lizard Island

©Lexie Gersbeck and Gabi Howarth: Conus ebraeus about 3.5 cm long from the Loomis Reef and Research Station area, Lizard Island.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Neogastropoda
Family Conidae
Genus Conus
Species Conus ebraeus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 4 cm (length according to Wilson, 1994)


Similar taxa


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Wilson, B.R. (1994). Australian Marine Shells: 2. Prosobranch gastropods Odyssey Publishing, Kallaroo, Western Australia.

Other references

  • Robertson, R. (1981). List of shell-bearing mollusks observed and collected at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, Tryonia, 4: 1-32. LIRS catalog number 403.