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ACANTHOCHITONIDAE

Notoplax rubiginosa (Hutton, 1872)

Code:18138 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:19mm up
Comments:
Dredged in South Island

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ACANTHOCHITONIDAE

Notoplax rubiginosa (Hutton, 1872)

Code:18137 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:13mm up
Comments:
Dredged in South Island

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AMPHIBOLIDAE

Amphibola crenata (Gmelin, 1791)

Code:18162 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:17mm up
Comments:
Interesting shape, endemic fom NZ

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BRACHIOPODA

BRACHIOPODA ARTICULATA no identified

Code:18145 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:18mm up
Comments:
Interesting reddish color; subtidal

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BRADYBAENIDAE

Eulota mighelsiana (Pfeiffer, 1846)

Code:18099 
Location:Philippines
Quality:F++
Size:16mm up
Comments:
Nice shape

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BUCCINIDAE

Aetheocola glans (Roding 1798)

Code:18142 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:24mm
Comments:
Juvenile specimen

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BUCCINIDAE

Cominella adspersa (Bruguiere, 1789)

Code:18206 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:43mm up
Comments:
LARGE size; nice orange aperture

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BUCCINIDAE

Penion sulcatus (Lamarck, 1816)

Code:18177 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:58mm up
Comments:
Small nice, very nice; smouth form (without knobby shoulder)

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BUCCINIDAE

Penion sulcatus (Lamarck, 1816)

Code:18178 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:88mm
Comments:
Chipped border; KNOBBY shape

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CALLIOSTOMATIDAE

Maurea tigris (Gmelin, 1791)

Code:18174 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:44mm up
Comments:
Very nice quality and "tiger" pattern

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CALLIOSTOMATIDAE

Maurea tigris (Gmelin, 1791)

Code:18173 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F w/o
Size:60mm
Comments:
Broken proto, chipped lip; fantastic REDDISH color, very infrecuent

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CALYPTRAEIDAE

Crepipatella dilatata (Lamarck 1822)

Code:18102 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:45mm up
Comments:
Large size, attractive

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CALYPTRAEIDAE

Sigapetella novaezelandiae (Lesson, 1831)

Code:18135 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:14mm
Comments:
Small size; heavy periostracum

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CALYPTRAEIDAE

Sigapetella tenuis (Lesson, 1831)

Code:18136 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:14mm
Comments:
Only one

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CALYPTRAEIDAE

Trochita trochiformis (Born 1778)

Code:18198 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:19mm up
Comments:
Small size, specimens from Central Chile

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CORBICULIDAE

Corbicula australis (Deshayes, 1830)

Code:18160 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:16mm up
Comments:
Interesting specimens from NSW

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CORBICULIDAE

Corbicula australis (Deshayes, 1830)

Code:18159 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:8mm up
Comments:
Small size

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CORBICULIDAE

Corbicula rivalis Philippi, 1850

Code:18082 
Location:Vietnam
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:26mm up
Comments:
Very nice specimens

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CORBICULIDAE

Geloina erosa (Solander 1786)

Code:18083 
Location:Vietnam
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:45mm up
Comments:
Heavy, small chips, nice shape

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CYCLOPHORIDAE

Cyclophorus sp.

Code:18097 
Location:Philippines
Quality:F+
Size:20mm up
Comments:
Hard to ID

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CYPRAEIDAE

Cypraea hungerfordi Sowerby 1888

Code:18090 
Location:China
Quality:F+++/GEM
Size:35mm up
Comments:
Beautiful!

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CYPRAEIDAE

Palmadusta ziczac (Linnaeus, 1758)

Code:18095 
Location:Mozambique
Quality:F+++
Size:18mm up
Comments:
Common and beautiful shell

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella bridgesi Reeve 1849

Code:18116 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:52mm up
Comments:
Small size, uncommon

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella costata Lesson 1830

Code:18117 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:66mm up
Comments:
UNCOMMON; very nice color; only two specimens

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella costata Lesson 1830

Code:18184 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:47mm up
Comments:
Small size, from North Chile

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella crassa Lamarck 1822

Code:18185 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:46mm
Comments:
Small size, DARK color, from North Chile

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella cumingi Reeve 1849

Code:18115 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:87mm up
Comments:
Only a couple, very scarce

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella cumingi Reeve 1849

Code:18114 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:64mm up
Comments:
Very nice color banding!

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella latimarginata Sowerby 1835

Code:18113 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:90mm up
Comments:
A few specimens in this size

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella latimarginata Sowerby 1835

Code:18112 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:68mm up
Comments:
Small size; dark or clear violet color

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella maxima Sowerby 1835

Code:18111 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:114mm
Comments:
ONLY ONE; large size; VERY SCARCE!

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella maxima Sowerby 1835

Code:18183 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:59mm up
Comments:
Small size, from North Chile

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella maxima Sowerby 1835

Code:18110 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:80mm up
Comments:
Very NICE specimens

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FISSURELLIDAE

Fissurella maxima Sowerby 1835

Code:18191 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:74mm
Comments:
Small size, from central Chile

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HALIOTIDAE

Haliotis iris Gmelin, 1791

Code:18154 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:134mm
Comments:
Very nice specimen! Usually covered surface; SPECTACULAR COLOR INSIDE!

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HELICINIDAE

Geophorus romblonensis Bartsch, 1918

Code:18098 
Location:Philippines
Quality:F++
Size:13mm up
Comments:
Attractive limon color

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HIATELLIDAE

Hiatella arctica (Philippi 1845)

Code:18147 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:8mm
Comments:
Only one; dredged

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HYRIIDAE

Hyridella drapeta (Iredale, 1934)

Code:18077 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:63mm up
Comments:
Very nice specimens, from Queensland

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HYRIIDAE

Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)

Code:18078 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:55mm up
Comments:
Very nice specimens, from Queensland

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HYRIIDAE

Velesunio angasi (Sowerby, 1867)

Code:18080 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:41mm up
Comments:
Small size, nice color; from Northern Territory

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HYRIIDAE

Velesunio angasi (Sowerby, 1867)

Code:18079 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:76mm up
Comments:
Only one

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LITTORINIDAE

Littorina peruviana (Lamarck 1822)

Code:18200 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:10mm up
Comments:
Specimens from Central Chile

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LOTTIIDAE

Lottia variabilis Sowerby 1839

Code:18186 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:11mm up
Comments:
Small size, from North Chile

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LOTTIIDAE

Scurria orbignyi (Dall 1909)

Code:18195 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:18mm up
Comments:
Selected specimens from Central Chile

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LOTTIIDAE

Scurria viridula (Lamarck 1819)

Code:18190 
Location:Chile
Quality:F/F+
Size:50mm up
Comments:
Variable pattern; firmly attached on rocks, mostly with chips on lip

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LOTTIIDAE

Scurria viridula (Lamarck 1819)

Code:18189 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:39mm up
Comments:
Remarkable variable pattern; firmly attached on rocks, some with chips on lip

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LOTTIIDAE

Scurria zebrina (Lesson 1830)

Code:18203 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:26mm up
Comments:
Very nice; specimens from Central Chile

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LUCINIDAE

Divalucina cumingi ( Adams & Angas 1863)

Code:18215 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:31mm up
Comments:
Very nice!!! VERY LARGE, super quality

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MACTRIDAE

Mactra discors Gray 1837

Code:18216 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:37mm up
Comments:
Very nice specimens, wih full periostracum

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MARGINELLIDAE

Cryptospira ventricosa (Fischer, 1807)

Code:18094 
Location:Taiwan
Quality:F++
Size:26mm
Comments:
Interesting specimens from Taiwan; diferent shape than specimens from Indonesia

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MARGINELLIDAE

Cryptospira ventricosa (Fischer, 1807)

Code:18084 
Location:Indonesia
Quality:F++
Size:25mm up
Comments:
Nice species

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MELONGENIDAE

Pugilina cochlidium (Linnaeus 1758)

Code:18181 
Location:Vietnam
Quality:F+ w/o w/p
Size:88mm
Comments:
Natural specimen with periostracum

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MESODESMATIDAE

Mesodesma australis (Gmelin 1791)

Code:18164 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:27mm up
Comments:
Small, nice specimens

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MESODESMATIDAE

Mesodesma donacium (Lamarck 1818)

Code:18103 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:70mm up
Comments:
Typical triangular shape, thick valves, from Central Chile

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MESODESMATIDAE

Paphies ventricosa (Gray 1843)

Code:18171 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:115mm up
Comments:
JUMBO SIZE!!! EXTRA LARGE specimens! Very hard to get; from old collection

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MURICIDAE

Chicoreus stainforthi (Reeve 1843)

Code:18213 
Location:Australia
Quality:F++
Size:41mm up
Comments:
Very attactive specimens

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MURICIDAE

Chorus giganteus (Lesson 1829)

Code:18108 
Location:Chile
Quality:F w/o
Size:130mm
Comments:
Chip on lip and chipped canal; beautiful SPIRAL DARK RIBS

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MURICIDAE

Concholepas concholepas (Bruguière 1789)

Code:18118 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++ w/o
Size:90mm up
Comments:
Medium size; nice sculpture!

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MURICIDAE

Dicathais orbita (Gmelin, 1791)

Code:18211 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+/F++ w/o
Size:38mm up
Comments:
Nice specimens, BEISH color, strong spiral ribs

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MURICIDAE

Neothais orbita (Gmelin 1791) var. textilosa

Code:18210 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:40mm
Comments:
Interesting specimen from W. Australia; eroded

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MURICIDAE

Trunculariopsis trunculus (Linnaeus 1758)

Code:18214 
Location:Spain
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:43mm
Comments:
Common species; orange/beish color

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MYTILIDAE

Brachidontes granulatus (Hanley 1843)

Code:18182 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:23mm up
Comments:
BIG, FAT, very nice specimens

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MYTILIDAE

Brachidontes granulatus (Hanley 1843)

Code:18192 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:15mm up
Comments:
Interesting specimens, some of them very flat; from Central Chile

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MYTILIDAE

Perumytilus purpuratus (Lamarck 1797)

Code:18193 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:27mm up
Comments:
Interesting LARGE specimens; from Central Chile

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PECTINIDAE

Argopecten purpuratus (Lamarck 1819)

Code:18100 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++
Size:63mm up
Comments:
Small and colorful colors, very nice quality!; from Central Chile

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PECTINIDAE

Pecten novaezelandiae Reeve 1853

Code:18139 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:71mm
Comments:
Nice quality, little lateral chips; lower valve completely WHITE

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PERIPLOMATIDAE

Offadesma angasi (Crosse & Fischer, 1864)

Code:18207 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:77mm up
Comments:
RARE, very attractive!; very little circular hole, very hard to see at first sight

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RANELLIDAE

Argobuccinum pustulosum var. ranelliforme (King, 1832)

Code:18119 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++ w/o w/p
Size:68mm up
Comments:
Medium size specimens; scarce lately

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RANELLIDAE

Charonia lampas var. rubicunda (Perry, 1811)

Code:18180 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:85mm
Comments:
Super color specimen! From shallow water

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RANELLIDAE

Ranella australasia (Perry 1811)

Code:18179 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o w/p
Size:76mm
Comments:
Very interesting, only one

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SEMELIDAE

Semele solida (Gray 1824)

Code:18107 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:68mm
Comments:
Only one; scarce lately

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SEPIIDAE

Sepia sp.

Code:18132 
Location:Australia
Quality:F
Size:86mm
Comments:
Chipped border. Interesting species

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SIPHONARIIDAE

Siphonaria cf. Lineolata Sowerby, 1835

Code:18196 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+
Size:13mm up
Comments:
Selected specimens from Central Chile (IV Region)

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SIPHONARIIDAE

Siphonaria cf. Lineolata Sowerby, 1835

Code:18188 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+/F++
Size:17mm up
Comments:
Interesting species, confused with S. lessoni; from North Chile

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STROMBIDAE

Lambis violacea (Swainson 1821)

Code:18006 
Location:Mauritius
Quality:F+
Size:111.5mm
Comments:
Slight subadult specimen; great pattern!

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TROCHIDAE

Coelotrochus tiaratus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)

Code:18141 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:10mm
Comments:
Small size, interesting flat species

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TROCHIDAE

Tegula atra (Lesson 1830)

Code:18187 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:23mm up
Comments:
Flat specimens, from North Chile

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TROCHIDAE

Tegula tridentata (Potiez & Michaud 1838)

Code:18194 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:14mm up
Comments:
Selected specimens from Central Chile

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TURBINIDAE

Astraea heliotropium (Martyn, 1784)

Code:18175 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:70mm
Comments:
Many spines on border; flat shape; very attractive

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TURBINIDAE

Cookia sulcata (Gmelin 1791)

Code:18151 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+/F++ w/o
Size:53mm up
Comments:
Very nice specimens! Some with chip in border of lip

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TURBINIDAE

Lunella smaragdus (Gmelin, 1791)

Code:18165 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F/F+
Size:43mm
Comments:
Uncleaned surface

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TURBINIDAE

Prisogaster niger (Gray 1839)

Code:18202 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:28mm up
Comments:
LARGE SIZE!!!; specimens from Central Chile

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TURBINIDAE

Prisogaster niger (Gray 1839)

Code:18201 
Location:Chile
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:23mm up
Comments:
Specimens from Central Chile

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TURBINIDAE

Prisogaster niger (Gray 1839)

Code:18197 
Location:Chile
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:17mm up
Comments:
Strong cords; specimens from Central Chile

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TURBINIDAE

Turbo imperialis Gmelin, 1791

Code:18166 
Location:Mozambique
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:78mm
Comments:
Nice knobby and brownish color specimen; slight chip lip and filed

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TURBINIDAE

Turbo torquatus Gmelin 1791

Code:18120 
Location:Australia
Quality:F/F+ w/o
Size:63mm
Comments:
Some erosion on top, very nice color

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TURBINIDAE

Turbo torquatus Gmelin 1791

Code:18088 
Location:Australia
Quality:F+ w/o
Size:59mm
Comments:
Chipped border; attractive shape

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TURRITELLIDAE

Maoricolpus roseus roseus (Quoy & Gaimard 1849)

Code:18144 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++ w/o
Size:43mm up
Comments:
Very nice! Very fresh REDDISH BROWN color

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UNIONIDAE

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823)

Code:18155 
Location:Canada
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:83mm
Comments:
Very nice, only one

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UNIONIDAE

Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque 1820

Code:18076 
Location:USA
Quality:F+ w/p
Size:33mm up
Comments:
Only basic data; from Arkansas

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UNIONIDAE

Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834)

Code:18156 
Location:Vietnam
Quality:F++ w/p
Size:107mm
Comments:
Only one, very nice

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VENERIDAE

Austrovenus stuchtburyi (Gray 1828)

Code:18161 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:20mm up
Comments:
Violet/yellowish color inside

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VENERIDAE

Dosinia zelandica Gray, 1835

Code:18143 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:43mm up
Comments:
Dead taken

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Alcithoe arabica (Gmelin 1791)

Code:18104 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+/F++
Size:113mm up
Comments:
Fresh, reddish color. KNOBBY attractive shape

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Alcithoe arabica (Gmelin 1791)

Code:18153 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:160mm
Comments:
LARGE & KNOBBY specimen, reddish pattern; from North Southland; one eroded knob

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Alcithoe arabica (Gmelin 1791)

Code:18170 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:107mm
Comments:
Very atractive KNOBBY specimen

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Alcithoe arabica var. swainsoni (Marwick, 1926)

Code:18168 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:125mm
Comments:
Nice pattern; from Foveaux Strait, southern South Island

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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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Alcithoe arabica var. swainsoni (Marwick, 1926)

Code:18152 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F+
Size:132mm
Comments:
Very interesting specimen from far southern NZ; some erosion; nice thick lip

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Provocator mirabilis (Finlay 1926)

Code:18158 
Location:New Zealand
Quality:F++
Size:101mm up
Comments:
Very nice; usual nick expanded tip; brigh clear orange surface, from deep water

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