Notocypraea

comptonii

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
comptonii comptonii
Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

22,5 mm

Gem

7,59 Euro

Shea T. O‘Neill › pacificnightdiver

25.02.2007

Australia (WA) › Eucla

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

25 mm

Gem

27,50 Euro

Gisela Müller › gisela9344

27.09.2007

Australia (WA) › Esperance

Getaucht bei Nacht in 8m Tiefe, Esperance, West Australien. Feine Pfirsichfarbe und schöne Tupfen am Kallus, GEM und sehr groß und mit hohem Rücken, ein Exemplar der Kategorie Extra, herrliche Farbe, voll ausgewachsen.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

22,1 mm

Gem

4,60 Euro

Fabio Porfiri › cypshells

06.05.2009

Australia (WA) › Albany

Diver collected at night 3 to 6m amongst large boulders crawling on sponge. Remarks DEEP ORANGE !!! EXTRA !

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

20 mm

Gem

9,02 Euro

Anita Fromm › rainbow30_1

02.06.2009

Australia (WA) › Esperance

5-10m, Das abgebildete Stück ist 20 mm groß und hat eine kräftige Färbung mit hohem Glanz!! Zudem ist die Schale in absolutem GEM-Zustand und hat nicht die geringste Beschädigung oder Beeinträchtigung!!!

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

21 mm

F++

18,00 Euro

Goncalo Rosa › www.atollseashells.com

08.06.2009

Australia (WA) › Eucla

By commercial abalone diver, under rock slaps on inshore reef platforms, May 2000

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

22,1 mm

F+++

3,99 Euro

Gabriele Di Tanna › concyept

15.01.2010

Australia › Great Australia Bight (WA)
No data, location estimatet

Nice color, very minor stress line. From old collection

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

24,5 mm

n.a.

35,00 Euro

Michael Lyons

25.02.2010

Australia (Victoria) › Flinders

From beneath slit covered rocks ini 1 meter of water. 18.12.2009

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

22 mm

n.a.

35,00 Euro

Michael Lyons

25.02.2010

Australia (Victoria) › Flinders

From beneath slit covered rocks ini 1 meter of water. 18.12.2009

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

20,5 mm

n.a.

7,00 Euro

Michael Lyons

25.02.2010

Australia (Victoria) › Port Franklin › Portsea

By diver at night from reef in 7 meters of water. 03.12.2008

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

20 mm

n.a.

7,00 Euro

Michael Lyons

25.02.2010

Australia (Victoria) › Port Franklin › Portsea

By diver at night from reef in 7 meters of water. 03.12.2008

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

22,3 mm

F++

17,07 Euro

Douglas Thorn › peristicta

11.03.2010

Australia › Bass Strait (Tasmania)

Minor marks. Trawled

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

16,3 mm

Gem

18,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

22.08.2011

Australia (WA) › Esperance › Jetty

Among sponges on pylons. At 6-10 m at night

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii comptonii

comptonii comptonii

24,4 mm

n.a.

14,52 Euro

Otto Borchert › bortektoo

10.01.2013

Australia

Under small stones and coral rubble. Freshly arrived and a most lovely specimen

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comptonii mayi
Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii mayi

comptonii mayi

25 mm

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39,86 Euro

Hugh Morrison › www.seashells.net.au

15.09.2007

Australia (SA) › Port MacDonnell

under granite rocks on shallow reef, 1-2 Meter

* I have bought subcarnea and got this comptonii. Wrong data dicovered by Riccardo. (mayi problem)

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii mayi

comptonii mayi

23,5 mm

F++/F+++

18,75 Euro

Bianca Wittkowski › www.oceanzone.de

11.01.2010

Australia (SA)

Taken by diver. Small growth scar in dorsum

(mayi problem)

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Notocypraea comptonii mayi

comptonii mayi

24,8 mm

n.a

22,00 Euro

Felix Lorenz › www.cowries.info

26.02.2011

Australia (Victoria) › Port Fairy

Under granite rocks among sponges. 6-8 m.

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Schilder & Schilder 1969: Subspecies of piperita

Burgess 1970: Species 

Burgess 1985: Species 

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Species 

Meyer 2005: Species 

Lorenz 2009: Species 

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of piperita comptonii

Burgess 1970: Synonym of comptonii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of comptonii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Subspecies of comptonii

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of comptonii

www.cowries.info 2007: Form of comptonii

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of comptonii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Subspecies of piperita

Burgess 1970: Synonym of comptonii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of comptonii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Subspecies of comptonii

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of comptoni

Lorenz 2009: Form or Variation or just noteworthy of comptonii mayi

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of piperita piperita

Burgess 1970: Synonym of comptonii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of comptonii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Form or Variation of comptonii

Lorenz 2009: Form or Variation or just noteworthy of comptonii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of bicolor bicolor

Burgess 1970: Synonym of comptonii

Burgess 1985: Variation of comptonii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Form or Variation of comptonii mayi

Lorenz 2009: Form or Variation or just noteworthy of comptonii mayi

 

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of angustata

Burgess 1970: Variation of comptonii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym? of comptonii casta

 

 
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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