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Upload : 2010-05-27
Cypraeidae Cypraea Contradusta pulchella novaebritanniae

p. novaebritanniae

33,18 mm

F+++/Gem

26,18 Euro

Cillan Chan

01.05.2010

Philippines (Visayas) › Bohol Province › Balicasag Island

RARE beauty, seldom found now, minor sand inclusion in dorsum. Tangle nets 80m. April, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraeovula (other) coronata coronata

coronata coronata

25 mm

F++

> 100 Euro

Volker Schulze › volkishells

04.05.2010

South Africa › Western Cape › Kap Agulhas
Klein Bay Area, Danger Point

Collected by scuba diver 34-36 metre on very high profile reef amongst sponges. 12. March 2010. The true coronata coronata!

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraea tigris tigris

tigris tigris

76,04 mm

F+++/Gem

29,46 Euro

Cillan Chan

01.05.2010

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula

UNCOMMON color form. SUPERB, minor sand inclusion in lower dorsum. From fishermen. April, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraea tigris tigris

tigris tigris

85,53 mm

F+++

21,27 Euro

Cillan Chan

01.05.2010

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula

UNUSUAL specimen, looks like Cypraea pantherina AWESOME, small sand inclusion in dorsum. From fishermen. April, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraeovula (other) coronata coronata

coronata coronata

28,5 mm

Crabbed

0,00 Euro

Volker Schulze › volkishells

04.05.2010

South Africa › Western Cape › Kap Agulhas
Klein Bay Area, Danger Point

Collected by scuba diver 34-36 metre on very high profile reef amongst sponges. 12. March 2010

Geschenk

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Upload : 2010-05-31
Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraea tigris tigris

tigris tigris

69,75 mm

F+++/Gem

36,38 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula

Hard to get, first time we see with orange band, slightly dull base. From fishermen. May, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Lyncina (carneola complex) sulcidentata sulcidentata

s. sulcidentata

46,48 mm

F+++

25,00 Euro

Cillan Chan

01.05.2010

Hawaiian Islands › Oahu Island (North)

BIG size and pale violet color, SUPERB, small defect in base, growth scar and inclusion in dorsum not harm the beauty. RARE now this size. Collected under coral in 50 ft. April, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Lyncina (other) vitellus vitellus

vitellus vitellus

55,47 mm

F+++

13,35 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

Philippines (Palawan) › Balabac Islands › Balabac Island

Growth scar in margin, UNCOMMON shape.From fishermen. May, 2010.

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Upload : 2010-06-04
Cypraeidae Cypraea Erronea onyx onyx

onyx onyx

45,98 mm

F+++

5,00 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

East China Sea

Slightly dull base and dorsum. Nice pattern.Trawled by Chinese fishermen 150-220m. March, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea angustata angustata

angustata angustata

29,95 mm

F+++

11,68 Euro

Mike Hart

22.05.2010

Australia (SA) › Port MacDonnell

Dark and big, growth scars in dorsum. Under rocks in 10m

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Erronea onyx onyx

onyx onyx

45,98 mm

F+++/Gem

1,68 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

East China Sea

Slightly dull base and dorsum. Nice pattern.Trawled by Chinese fishermen 150-220m. March, 2010.

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upload : 2010-10-08
Cypraeidae Cypraea Leporicypraea geographica geographica

geographica geographica

70,14 mm

Gem

8,35 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

Philippines (Palawan) › Balabac Islands › Balabac Island

Rough surface. From fishermen. April, 2010.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Austrasiatica sakuraii sakuraii

sakuraii sakuraii

44,55 mm

F+++/Gem

96,63 Euro

Willy Van Damme › willykauri

30.05.2010

Philippines (Mindanao)

I AM SURE NOW. THIS IS NOT A REAL SHELL. I KNOW NOW FOR SURE AFTER MORE TESTING THIS SHELL IS FAKE

HAND MADE

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraea pantherina pantherina

pantherina pantherina

75,74 mm

F++/F+++

8,35 Euro

Mike Hart

22.05.2010

Egypt › Sharm-el-Sheikh

Slightly polished dorsum, small water spot in margin. 1-2m under coral on reef

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upload : 2010-10-11
Cypraeidae Cypraea Cypraea tigris tigris

tigris tigris

73 mm

F+++

33,30 Euro

Egbert A. Pagobo › superseashells

27.05.2010

Philippines (Palawan)
see remarks

290meters Deep. Super Rare!!!

He always uses this sentence: " Palawan, 290meters Deep." - even for Zoilas. I don´t believe in his data.

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upload : 2010-10-15
Cypraeidae Cypraea Purpuradusta hammondae raysummersi

hammondae raysummersi

13,3 mm

F+++/Gem

6,68 Euro

Cillan Chan

22.05.2010

Philippines (Palawan) › Culion Islands › Coron Island

Very dark, SUPERB, micro defect in lower dorsum. By divers. May, 2010.

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