THE SHELLS

Enjoy browsing through these pages for a variety of select quality specimen seashells, I hope you find something interesting...

Zoila Exceptional - POR Volutidae Strombidae Turbinidae Cypraeidae Muricidae Various Conidae Bivalves Haliotidae Pectinidae Ranellidae

 

Cypraea venusta roseoimmaculata (Rare colour variant) (#4522)

F+++/Gem 71.7mm/ A stunning & exceptionally rare colour variation of this beautiful Zoila! Not the typical classic pink, but a lovely creamy yellowish tone with faintly darker lateral banding over the dorsum. By diver, Recherche Archipelago, south coast of WA.

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Cypraea jeaniana jeaniana (#4514)

F+++/Gem 81.8mm. A large & truly spectacular dark beauty from Bernier Island!…Magnificent piece.

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Cypraea friendii kostini (#4501)

F+++/Gem 62.6mm: An amazing near all white specimen of this rare deep water Zoila! Albinistic dorsum with hints of gold at terminals, gold speckled margins & white base…An exceptional piece!

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Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#4498)

F+++/Gem 73.3mm: Exceptionally lovely creamy pink colour with just a few scattered dark spots! A heavy shell, nicely inflated shape with pinched terminals, a standout piece! Recherche Archipelago – South coast WA.

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Cypraea venusta roseoimmaculata (#4490)

F+++/Gem 70.8mm. A beautiful example of this elusive colour form! Lovely soft pastel pink with cream margins & base & zero spotting…Always a challenge to find them as nice a quality as this.

Cypraea venusta roseopunctata (#4484)

F+++/Gem 72.7mm. A stunning rich pink colour with a few orange/gold spots! Beautiful…By diver – Sandy Hook Is – Recherche Archipelago WA.

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Cypraea marginata ketyana bataviensis (#4467)

Gem 51.4mm. A truly beautiful example of this elusive Zoila! Perfectly proportioned with a very nicely speckled dorsal pattern & lovely base colours.  Kalbarri WA.

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Cypraea eludens stricklandi (#4454)

Gem- 37.2mm. Here we have a stunning example of this very recently described species! One of the nicest I have seen to date.

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Cypraea eludens (#4440)

F+++/Gem 59mm. A lovely dark shell with classic blue tinge around upper margin edges, beautiful base colours also!

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Cypraea friendii insulata (#4427)

F+++/Gem 85.4mm: A beautiful, classic insulata, nicely flanged margins & colour! Masons Bay south coast WA.

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