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Adelomelon brasiliana (Lamarck 1811)

Code:10556 
Location:Argentina
Quality:F+
Size:100mm up
Comments:
Small size; natural with organic layer on surface; ORANGE MOUTH, normal minor chips

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Adelomelon ferussacii (Donovan 1824)

Code:17358 
Location:Argentina
Quality:F
Size:122mm
Comments:
LARGE; dead taken, still with color in aperture

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Adelomelon ferussacii (Donovan 1824)

Code:21467 
Location:Argentina
Quality:F++
Size:105mm
Comments:
Live taken, HARD TO GET!; usual rough surface; small chips and a bit damaged lower lip

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Alcithoe arabica var. swainsoni (Marwick, 1926)

Code:18167 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F
Size:123mm
Comments:
Eroded surface; very interesting specimen from Stewart Island (very hard to get nowdays)

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Amoria hunteri ( Iredale 1931)

Code:15386 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++
Size:112mm
Comments:
Beautiful, slight chips in border

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Amoria undulata (Lamarck 1822)

Code:17917 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++
Size:87mm
Comments:
LARGE SIZE; some erosion on back, nice pattern

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Amoria undulata (Lamarck 1822)

Code:18285 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+++
Size:65mm
Comments:
Nice pattern and quality; from NSW

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Cymbiola flavicans (Gmelin 1791)

Code:17911 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++
Size:77mm
Comments:
KNOBBY variety; dull surface; very attractive

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Cymbiola magnifica Gebauer 1802

Code:17988 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++
Size:223mm
Comments:
Nice pattern; slight thin lip

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Cymbiola vespertilio (Linnaeus 1758)

Code:15536 
Location:Philippines
Quality:F++
Size:88mm
Comments:
Heavy specimen with strong tubercles and pattern

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Harpulina arausiaca var. vexillum (Gmelin 1791)

Code:17534 
Location:India
Quality:F++
Size:80mm
Comments:
BEAUTIFUL, GREAT specimen! INCREDIBLE PATTERN!

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Odontocymbiola magellanica var. paradoxa (Lahille 1895)

Code:17544 
Location:Argentina
Quality:F
Size:183.5mm
Comments:
Dead taken, still representative

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Zidona dufresnei var. affinis (Lahille 1895)

Code:9107 
Location:Argentina
Quality:F++
Size:80mm up
Comments:
INTERESTING DWARF population, from shallow waters, DARK FRESH APERTURE

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