Aptychotrema rostrata (Shaw, 1794)
Common in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Endemic to Australia, distributed along eastern Australia from Central Queensland to southern New South Wales.
Frequents sandy areas off beaches and estuaries to depths of 60m.
This species is recognised by the sandy colouration with darker blotches and its long triangular snout. It preys on crustaceans, molluscs and small fishes. Ovoviviparous with up to 4 in a litter, around 13cm long at birth. Grows to 1.2m.