Genus

Pustularia

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
bistrinotata
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis

bistrinotata keelingensis

17 mm

-

0,00 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

20.02.2007

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
see remarks

8-15m Tiefe

Geschenk. Auf dem Fundzettel steht Saba, ich nehme an, dass es sich um Sabah (Malaysia) handelt

bistrinotata keelingensis 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis

bistrinotata keelingensis

16 mm

-

0,00 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

20.02.2007

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
see remarks

8-15m Tiefe

Geschenk. Auf dem Fundzettel steht Saba, ich nehme an, dass es sich um Sabah (Malaysia) handelt

bistrinotata keelingensis 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata sublaevis

bistrinotata sublaevis

19 mm

Gem

2,24 Euro

Nick Rogers › rogers_earthworks

27.12.2007

Society Islands › Tahiti (North)

Taken by a diver at night on sponges near coral in 15-18m. Lightly pustulated sides

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bistrinotata sublaevis 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis

bistrinotata keelingensis

18 mm

-

0,00 Euro

? › ?

01.01.2008

Philippines

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Geschenk

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis

bistrinotata keelingensis

20,1 mm

selected

5,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

02.01.2008

Philippines (Palawan)
Palay?

Collected through diving,by fishermen from Olango Island. 2007

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bistrinotata keelingensis 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris

bistrinotata mediocris

18 mm

Fine+

2,20 Euro

Nick Rogers › rogers_earthworks

30.12.2008

Australia (QLD) › Mackay

Attractive, honey-brown specimen. Found by a diver, at night, crawling on live coral, in 10-12 meters of water. Dec. 1985

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bistrinotata mediocris 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata

bistrinotata bistrinotata

21 mm

Gem

3,20 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

31.05.2009

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island › Northern Samar Province › Barangay Island(s)
Barangan = Barangay?

On reef edge at 25-30 m. Red giant beauty.

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bistrinotata bistrinotata 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata

bistrinotata bistrinotata

14,2 mm

Gem

> 100 Euro

Antonio S. dela Cruz › tonyshells

15.08.2009

Philippines (Mindanao) › Davao Region › Balut Island

Collected by local fishermen by tangle nets near Balut Island, Mindanao Philippines, August 2007

* I have bought lisetae and got this bistrinotata. Wrong data dicovered by Riccardo

lisetae lisetae 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris

bistrinotata mediocris

16,5 mm

gem

6,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Solomon Islands › Russell Island

Snorkeling in 1-2 m.

No. 50: Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris... ...€ 6

bistrinotata mediocris 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris

bistrinotata mediocris

15,1 mm

gem

10,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Marshall Islands › Kwajalein Atoll › Oceanside West

Reef 25-35 m.

No. 50a: Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris... ...€ 10

bistrinotata mediocris 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris

bistrinotata mediocris

15 mm

gem

22,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

New Caledonia › Ile de Pins (Kunie)

By diver at 10-15 m in coral rubble.

No. 50b: Pustularia bistrinotata mediocris var.... ...€ 22

bistrinotata mediocris 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata sublaevis

bistrinotata sublaevis

14 mm

gem

12,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

26.02.2011

Society Islands › Tahiti › Taiarapu Region

In shallow lagoon, under coral slabs

bistrinotata sublaevis 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata

bistrinotata bistrinotata

15,6 mm

Selected

75,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

04.05.2011

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah

10 - 20 m. From fishermen. 2009.

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bistrinotata bistrinotata 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata

bistrinotata bistrinotata

20,45 mm

Gem

3,20 Euro

Cillan Chan

17.06.2012

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula

UNUSUAL pattern. From fishermen. June, 2012.

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bistrinotata bistrinotata 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata bistrinotata

bistrinotata bistrinotata

16,53 mm

F++

4,70 Euro

Cillan Chan

17.06.2012

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island

AWESOME, VERY DARK pattern with nice teeth, posterior canal slightly chipped still an OUTSTANDING specimen. From fishermen 10-20m. May, 2012.

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bistrinotata bistrinotata 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia bistrinotata keelingensis

bistrinotata keelingensis

17 mm

n.a.

6,00 Euro

Cillan Chan

04.07.2012

Philippines (Palawan) › Balabac Islands › Balabac Island

AWESOME. On reef at night at 15m. May, 2012

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chiapponii
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia chiapponii chiapponii

chiapponii chiapponii

19 mm

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32,61 Euro

Hugh Morrison › www.seashells.net.au

15.09.2007

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island › Northern Samar Province › Barangay Island(s)
Borongan = Barangan Island?

By local Diver/Collectors amongst Coral and rubble

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chiapponii chiapponii 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia chiapponii chiapponii

chiapponii chiapponii

19,1 mm

Gem

27,02 Euro

Otto Borchert › bortektoo

18.10.2009

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island

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chiapponii chiapponii 02

cicercula
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

17 mm

Fine+ to Gem

2,20 Euro

Nick Rogers › rogers_earthworks

05.09.2007

Papua New Guinea › New Britain Island

Very nice specimens, good sized

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cicercula cicercula 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

17,1 mm

-

3,45 Euro

Joseph E. Au-Franz › cyp_man

28.09.2007

Hawaiian Islands › Oahu Island › Haleiwa
Haleiwo = Haleiwa?

On reef at night, 25ft

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cicercula cicercula 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula tuamotensis

cicercula tuamotensis

14,5 mm

F+++

5,51 Euro

Harold A. Jackson › hawaiianshells

23.05.2009

Tuamotu Archipelago
No data. My estimation: Tuamotu Archipelago

Very nice spotting. 14.5mm and F+++. From the type locality

* tuamotensis jetzt ssp

cicercula cicercula 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

16 mm

n.a.

8,86 Euro

Cillan Chan

03.02.2010

Madagascar › Anakao

After low tide

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cicercula cicercula 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

21 mm

gem

10,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Marshall Islands › Jaluit Atoll

By diver among rubble at 6-8 m.

No. 105b: Pustularia cicercula cicercula... ...€ 10

cicercula cicercula 07

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

16 mm

gem

12,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Madagascar › Taolagnaro › Fort Dauphin

Under coral slabs at low tide.

No. 106b: Pustularia cicercula f. lienardi... ...€ 12

cicercula cicercula 06

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

18,6 mm

F+++

9,00 Euro

Annie Alberro › croidusudcoquillage

08.11.2010

Madagascar › Itampolo

Joli specimen de bonne taille - RARE. 2010

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cicercula cicercula 05

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

15,5 mm

gem

5,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Samoan Islands › Western Samoa › Savaii › Vaisala Lagoon

In deeper lagoon waters under rubble.

No. 105a: Pustularia cicercula cicercula... ...€ 5

cicercula cicercula 09

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

15,5 mm

gem

5,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Marshall Islands › Kwajalein Atoll › Oceanside West

Reef 25-35 m.

No. 105: Pustularia cicercula cicercula... ...€ 5

cicercula cicercula 08

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

19 mm

Gem

9,00 Euro

Goncalo Rosa › www.atollseashells.com

02.01.2012

Mozambique › Nacala

Dive at 5-10 mts. depth, in coral reef

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cicercula cicercula 10

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia cicercula cicercula

cicercula cicercula

15 mm

Gem

13,00 Euro

Rui Jorge Santos Araujo › fugazi

27.01.2012

Mozambique

 

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cicercula cicercula 11

globulus
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus globulus

globulus globulus

22 mm

Gem

7,65 Euro

Paula J. Russell › shellmama

25.01.2007

Madagascar

CYPRAEA GLOBULUS, 22MM, MADAGASCAR. SHOULD CALL THIS ONE BLOBULUS. REALLY LARGE, BULBOUS SPECIMEN. ATTRACTIVE DARK PATTERN. GEM CONDITON.

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globulus globulus 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus globulus

globulus globulus

19 mm

-

0,00 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

20.02.2007

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
see remarks

8-15m Tiefe

Geschenk. Auf dem Fundzettel steht Saba, ich nehme an, dass es sich um Sabah (Malaysia) handelt

globulus globulus 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus sphaeridium

globulus sphaeridium

17 mm

-

0,00 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

20.02.2007

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
see remarks

8-15m Tiefe

Geschenk. Auf dem Fundzettel steht Saba, ich nehme an, dass es sich um Sabah (Malaysia) handelt

globulus sphaeridium 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus brevirostris

globulus brevirostris

17 mm

Gem

3,25 Euro

Nick Rogers › rogers_earthworks

27.12.2007

Kenya › Malindi

3-5m. Uncommon, glossy gem. Unmarked base

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globulus brevirostris 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus sphaeridium

globulus sphaeridium

20 mm

selected

2,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

02.01.2008

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
Border Philippines

By fishermen from Olango. 2006.

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globulus sphaeridium 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus sphaeridium

globulus sphaeridium

20,48 mm

F+++/Gem

9,00 Euro

Bianca Wittkowski › www.oceanzone.de

03.07.2009

Philippines (Visayas) › Bohol Province › Calituban Island

AWESOME, very dark base, small water spots in base and dorsum. Jan. 2009

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globulus sphaeridium 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus brevirostris

globulus brevirostris

15 mm

gem

12,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Mozambique › Mocimboa de Praia › Preia Island

In 3-4 m inside coral heads.

No. 206: Pustularia globulus brevirostris... ...€ 12

globulus brevirostris 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus sphaeridium

globulus sphaeridium

19,8 mm

Selected

20,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

04.05.2011

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah › Kota Kinabalu

Dived, 10-30 m. 2009. SPECIAL COLOR

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globulus sphaeridium 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus sphaeridium

globulus sphaeridium

21,31 mm

Gem

18,89 Euro

Cillan Chan

26.01.2012

Philippines (Palawan) › Balabac Islands

VERY DARK and nice pattern, SCARCE so nice. AWESOME. From hookah divers. January, 2012.

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globulus sphaeridium 05

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus globulus

globulus globulus

16,14 mm

F+

3,08 Euro

Mike Hart

10.11.2012

Vanuatu Islands › Efate Island (Ile Vate) › Pango Point

Collected by local villagers after cyclone. Glossy gone, probably crabbed. 2012

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globulus globulus 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus globulus

globulus globulus

19,61 mm

F+

4,62 Euro

Mike Hart

10.11.2012

Thailand (Andaman Sea) › Phuket Island › Racha Islands

Collected by local gypsy divers on reef in 10-15m. Feb. 2004. Dull base, probably crabbed

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globulus globulus 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia globulus globulus

globulus globulus

18,01 mm

F+++

4,62 Euro

Mike Hart

08.12.2012

Thailand (Andaman Sea) › Phuket Island › Racha Islands

5-10m under coral slabs. Slightly dull base and dorsum

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globulus globulus 05

margarita
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

15,1 mm

-

0,00 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

20.02.2007

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah
see remarks

8-15m Tiefe

Geschenk. Auf dem Fundzettel steht Saba, ich nehme an, dass es sich um Sabah (Malaysia) handelt

margarita margarita 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

13,7 mm

-

3,45 Euro

Joseph E. Au-Franz › cyp_man

28.09.2007

Marshall Islands › Kwajalein Atoll

Surge channel at night, 30ft

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margarita margarita 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

15,5 mm

n.a.

25,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Philippines (Mindanao) › Zamboanga Peninsula › Aliguay Island
Dipolog off 200 m

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No. 321c: Pustularia margarita var.... ...€ 25

margarita margarita 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

13,95 mm

F+++

18,43 Euro

Cillan Chan

30.12.2010

South Africa › KwaZulu-Natal › Sodwana

RARE, slightly dull base and dorsum. RSA. Natal, Sodwana. Diver.

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margarita margarita 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

17,4 mm

selected

5,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

04.05.2011

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah › Kota Kinabalu
Kodat?

10-25 m. 2011. SPECIAL COLOR

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margarita margarita 05

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

16,4 mm

selected

20,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

04.05.2011

Malaysia › Borneo › Sabah › Kota Kinabalu
Kodat?

Dived, 15 - 35 m. 2009

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margarita margarita 06

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia margarita margarita

margarita margarita

14,51 mm

Gem

9,40 Euro

Cillan Chan

17.06.2012

Philippines (Visayas) › Cebu Province › Olango Island

WOW, SUPER DARK PATTERN, RARE so nice. From fishermen. June, 2012.

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mauiensis
Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia mauiensis mauiensis

mauiensis mauiensis

10,9 mm

Gem

22,56 Euro

David Sharpe › bestshells

16.03.2007

Hawaiian Islands

Taken on coral reef 5 m.

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mauiensis mauiensis 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia mauiensis wattsi

mauiensis wattsi

11 mm

F++/Gem

27,70 Euro

Richard H. Negus › tickers

11.10.2009

Hawaiian Islands › Maui Island › Lahaina

SCUBA under coral ledge at 15 feet. leg. Mike Schenk 04/2008

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mauiensis wattsi 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia mauiensis mauiensis

mauiensis mauiensis

11,5 mm

gem

55,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

08.11.2010

Hawaiian Islands › Maui Island (South)

1-2 m in rubble.

No. 335: Pustularia mauiensis mauiensis... ...€ 55

mauiensis mauiensis 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Pustularia mauiensis mauiensis

mauiensis mauiensis

10,6 mm

Gem

64,00 Euro

Otto Borchert

23.09.2012

Hawaiian Islands › Oahu Island (West)

On Reef finding by scuba. EXCELLENT COLOR. Look at the shape

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