Zoila (marginata complex)

orientalis

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
orientalis orientalis
Cypraeidae Cypraea Zoila (marginata complex) orientalis orientalis

orientalis orientalis

55,8 mm

F+

> 100 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

04.11.2009

Australia (SA) › Kangoroo Island (Backstairs Passage)

On red sponges at 18-25 m. Kangaroo form. Dark spotting, two healed bitemarks dorsally

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Zoila (marginata complex) orientalis orientalis

orientalis orientalis

53 mm

F+++/Gem

> 100 Euro

Kathryn Wright › cerysanne.123

09.12.2009

Australia (SA) › Ceduna

Dived in sponges at 35-40 meters. This shell is F+++/gem except for healed growth line on side of shell which does not harm its beauty

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Zoila (marginata complex) orientalis orientalis

orientalis orientalis

56 mm

F++

> 100 Euro

Douglas Thorn › Doug Thorn

24.02.2011

Australia (SA) › Penneshaw

Diver, minor marks

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Zoila (marginata complex) orientalis orientalis

orientalis orientalis

58 mm

F++

> 100 Euro

Cillan Chan

26.02.2011

Australia (SA) › Kangoroo Island (Backstairs Passage)

RARE now, small chip in posterior canal, growth mark in margin. South Australia. Kangaroo Island. Diver 15m on Geodia sponge.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Zoila (marginata complex) orientalis orientalis

orientalis orientalis

53,9 mm

F++

> 100 Euro

Cillan Chan

26.03.2011

Australia (SA) › Kangoroo Island (Backstairs Passage)

Defect and growth scar in dorsum, VERY RARE now. Diver 15m on Geodia sponge.

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