Monetaria

caputdraconis

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
caputdraconis caputdraconis
Cypraeidae Cypraea Monetaria caputdraconis caputdraconis

c. caputdraconis

25 mm

F+++

7,59 Euro

Shea T. O‘Neill › pacificnightdiver

25.02.2007

Easter Islands › Easter Island

1997

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caputdraconis caputdraconis 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Monetaria caputdraconis caputdraconis

c. caputdraconis

31 mm

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9,00 Euro

Alexander Dechant › www.defoss.de

24.05.2009

Easter Islands › Easter Island
Poor data. Dealer wrote Polynesia. My estimation EasterIsland

2007

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caputdraconis caputdraconis 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Monetaria caputdraconis caputdraconis

c. caputdraconis

38,48 mm

F+++

10,76 Euro

Cillan Chan

02.12.2011

Easter Islands › Easter Island › Papa Tekena

RARE size, slightly dull and inclusion. Dredged.

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caputdraconis caputdraconis 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Monetaria caputdraconis caputdraconis

c. caputdraconis

36,9 mm

F+++

22,49 Euro

Luca Magliaro › shellsfrombrasil

04.12.2011

Easter Islands › Easter Island

From old collection; fantastic extra-dark! Pasqua island

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caputdraconis poppei
Cypraeidae Cypraea Monetaria caputdraconis poppei

caputdraconis poppei

27,1 mm

F+/Gem

76,94 Euro

Fabio Porfiri › cypshells

06.05.2009

Easter Islands › Sala y Gomez Island › Hookun (N.E)

Intide poolls at low tide on rocks.

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Schilder & Schilder 1969: Species 

Burgess 1970: Species 

Burgess 1985: Species 

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Species 

Meyer 2005: Species 

Lorenz 2009: Species 

Burgess & Sage 1992: Variation of caputdraconis

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Form or Variation of caputdraconis

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of caputdraconis

 

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of caputdraconis

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of caputdraconis

 

 
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Burgess: The Living Cowries, 1970 Burgess: Cowries of the World, 1985 Burgess & Sage: HSN No. 394, 1992 Chenu: Manuel de Conchyliologie et de Paleontologie Conchyliologique, 1859 Liltved: Cowries and their relatives from Southern Africa, 2000 Lorenz & Hubert: A Guide to Worldwide Cowries, 2000 Lorenz 2001: Monograph of the living Zoila Lorenz 2009: Website (Checklist) Meyer 2005: Website Schilder & Schilder: A Catalogue of Living and Fossil Cowries, 1969 Wilson & Clarkson: Australia´s Spectacular Cowries, 2004