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owenii owenii
Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii owenii

owenii owenii

11,5 mm

Fresh beach

17,23 Euro

Alan D. Seccombe › cypraeaman

26.11.2007

Mauritius (South)

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii owenii

owenii owenii

10,2 mm

n.a.

1,59 Euro

Cillan Chan

14.08.2010

Mauritius (South)

Fresh beach

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii owenii

owenii owenii

10,5 mm

n.a.

1,59 Euro

Cillan Chan

14.08.2010

Mauritius (South)

Fresh beach

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owenii vasta
Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

19,1 mm

close to gem

27,68 Euro

Lyle K. Therriault › carolinasheller

21.01.2007

Madagascar › Be Island (Nosy Be)

this is a very nice specimen Cypraea owenii FORMA vasta, the very last one I have in stock for now! LAST ONE!!! these are hard to find like this and this is the last of 3 specimens I had all last year. SUPERIOR COLOR AND PATTERN, LARGE 19.1MM !! CLOSE TO GEM for the species. A+ color and pattern on dorsum and margins, get this one while you can! Super pretty specimen.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

15,8 mm

selected

14,00 Euro

Guido T. Poppe › www.conchology.be

11.09.2007

Madagascar › Tulear (Toliara)

From local fishermen. 2006.

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

16,5 mm

Gem

20,00 Euro

Richard Centini › bbnoa06

24.05.2009

Madagascar
Poor data. Dealer wrote East Africa. My estimation: Madagascar

ex. Col: Richard Centini

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

17 mm

Gem

11,78 Euro

Fabrizio Dellaporta › fadbell

10.10.2009

Madagascar › Diego Suarez (Antsiranana)
Island

By local people. Nice blue and uncommon species. From my personal collection

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

15 mm

Gem

13,36 Euro

Fabio Porfiri › cypshells

24.07.2010

Madagascar › Diego Suarez (Antsiranana)

DEEP BLUE GREAT SHAPE

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Cypraeidae Cypraea Bistolida owenii vasta

owenii vasta

17,21 mm

F+++/Gem

11,00 Euro

Cillan Chan

12.08.2012

Madagascar › Tulear (Toliara)

Nice specimen, growth lines in margin. Collected by local fishermen. January, 2012.

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Schilder & Schilder 1969: Species 

Burgess 1970: Species 

Burgess 1985: Species 

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Species 

Meyer 2005: Species 

Lorenz 2009: Species 

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of owenii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Subspecies of owenii

Burgess 1970: Synonym of owenii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of owenii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Subspecies of owenii

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of owenii

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of owenii

 

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of owenii owenii

Burgess 1970: Synonym of owenii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of owenii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of owenii

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of owenii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of owenii owenii

Burgess 1970: Synonym of owenii

Burgess 1985: Synonym of owenii

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of owenii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of owenii

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of owenii vasta

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of owenii vasta

 

 
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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