Money Cowries! Cypraea moneta! The first photo is a money cowry sitting on its egg mass. These were exposed at low tide, in the Rowes Bay Intertidal habitat. Townsville, Queensland.
White cowry with black mantle at Rowes Bay, Townsville. Photography two shows a cowry with the mantle withdrawn and one with it covering the shell.
Bubble snail haminoea sp.- and their egg mass, at Rowes Bay, Townsville.
Sea stars in a tank at James Cook University, Townsville.