Genus

Palmulacypraea

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
boucheti
Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

21,5 mm

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11,61 Euro

Luciano Petruccioli › bealsi

11.10.2007

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula › Aliguay Island

2007, dead

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boucheti boucheti 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

16,95 mm

F++

> 100 Euro

David Sharpe › bestshells

13.12.2007

Philippines (Palawan) › Rasa Island
Rosa Island = Rasa Island?

Taken on coral reef. 10-20m. Very hard to find

* I have bought musumea and got this boucheti. Wrong data dicovered by Riccardo Sciaky

musumea musumea 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

20,41 mm

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7,28 Euro

Willy Van Damme › willykauri

17.12.2007

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula › Aliguay Island

Found dead (ex musumea lacrimula)

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boucheti boucheti 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

20 mm

Gem

> 100 Euro

Goncalo Rosa › www.atollseashells.com

08.06.2009

Philippines (Mindanao) › Davao Region › Talikud Island

In tangle nets at 120-200 mts. depth, by local fishermen. December 2008. The best ever, extra rare

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boucheti boucheti 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

16 mm

n.a.

39,47 Euro

Marc Fleischer › 3mgems-mineralandmuseummasterpieces

18.06.2011

Philippines

Dredged Fresh Dead which is typical for the species. Specimen has perfect nacre with a glossy luster and certainly shows better than its grade.

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boucheti boucheti 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea boucheti boucheti

boucheti boucheti

15,98 mm

Gem

> 100 Euro

Jianju Wu

21.06.2011

Taiwan (North)

VERY RARE

* I have bought musumea and got this boucheti. See: http://cowryforum.bboard.de/board/ftopic-41123903nx25725-447.html

musumea musumea 03

katsuae
Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea katsuae katsuae

katsuae katsuae

18 mm

1st class

14,50 Euro

Maria Goncalves › shellartdecoration2009

03.03.2011

Philippines (Mindanao) › Davao Region › Balut Island
No data, Balut is my estimation

unpolished

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katsuae katsuae 02

musumea
Cypraeidae Cypraea Palmulacypraea musumea musumea

musumea musumea

18,8 mm

Famous

> 100 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

04.05.2011

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula › Aliguay Island
(offshore)

Dredged between 50 and 150 m. Collected by local fishermen. 2010. Dead collected, seldom offered

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musumea musumea 02

 
 
 
Palmulacypraea
boucheti
Palmulacypraea
katsuae
Palmulacypraea
musumea