Mauritia

scurra

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
scurra indica
Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra indica

scurra indica

46,1 mm

Gem

6,50 Euro

Richard Centini › bbnoa06

27.09.2007

New Caledonia

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scurra indica 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra indica

scurra indica

43,35 mm

F

4,00 Euro

Steve Aloha › *alohasteve50*

30.09.2007

Hawaiian Islands › Kauai Island

Jester cowrie faded to purple dorsum. Good Spots.

* Thank you for your help Riccardo

scurra scurra 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra indica

scurra indica

37 mm

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0,00 Euro

Philip R. Crandall › sea-gems

28.10.2007

No data

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Geschenk, eigene Bestimmung

scurra indica 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra indica

scurra indica

52,34 mm

F+/F++

12,31 Euro

Cillan Chan

10.11.2012

Taiwan (North)

BIG size and UNCOMMON locality, small chip in anterior canal, slightly dull surface. Collected by local diver in 8m. July, 2003.

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scurra indica 05

scurra mundula
Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra mundula

scurra mundula

35 mm

Gem

7,50 Euro

Philippe Guillerm › http://ph.guillerm.free.fr

30.11.2007

Society Islands › Tahiti

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scurra mundula 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra mundula

scurra mundula

33 mm

Gem

8,62 Euro

Nick Rogers › rogers_earthworks

27.12.2007

Society Islands › Tahiti

A gorgeous and uncommon form of Cypraea scurra (scurra vono)

* Thank you for your help Riccardo

scurra indica 02

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra mundula

scurra mundula

30,69 mm

Gem

15,94 Euro

Cillan Chan

31.12.2009

Society Islands › Tahiti › Pueu

SUPERB pattern, SCARCE now. Near reef under dead coral rubble. Snorkeling in 0.8-1.5m.

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scurra indica 04

scurra scurra
Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

37 mm

close to gem

2,12 Euro

Lyle K. Therriault › carolinasheller

21.01.2007

Tanzania › Zanzibar Island

This is a very nice specimen Cypraea scurra, fantastic color and pattern, it measures 37mm and is 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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scurra scurra 01

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

41 mm

n.a.

6,75 Euro

Alexander Dechant › www.defoss.de

10.08.2009

Tanzania › Zanzibar Island › Nungwi

On shallow reef, 1990

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scurra scurra 03

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

37,55 mm

Gem

7,20 Euro

Cillan Chan

21.06.2011

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island

SUPERB. Beautiful dark and fresh specimen. UNCOMMON so nice. From fishermen 10-20m. June, 2011.

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scurra scurra 04

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

36 mm

F++/GEM

5,40 Euro

Goncalo Rosa › www.atollseashells.com

02.01.2012

Djibouti › Gaherre

Under rocks at 10. mts., dive. Coll. May 2004

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scurra scurra 05

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

47,07 mm

F+++/Gem

16,27 Euro

Cillan Chan

13.01.2012

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island

SUPERB specimen, tiny inclusion in margin still nice. SCARCE now this size. January 2012

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scurra scurra 06

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

49,67 mm

Gem

12,60 Euro

Cillan Chan

02.05.2012

Philippines (Visayas) › Samar Island

RARE size near 50mm and overglaze. SUPERB. From fishermen 10-20m. April, 2012.

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scurra scurra 08

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

40,99 mm

Gem

14,00 Euro

Cillan Chan

02.05.2012

Philippines (Palawan) › Culion Islands
Cuyo? Island

SUPERB specimen, VERY DARK, UNCOMMON locality. Diver 10-20m. April, 2012.

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scurra scurra 07

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

36,4 mm

F+++

4,00 Euro

Alexander Dechant › www.defoss.de

02.11.2012

Somalia

Collected by local fishermen. Schön dick und schwer. 2010

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scurra scurra 09

Cypraeidae Cypraea Mauritia scurra scurra

scurra scurra

35,7 mm

F+++

77,00 Euro

Zaour Edzoev › Zaour

23.11.2012

Gulf of Aden

Really exceptional color. Looks like an amber piece. Not Gem, but very beautiful shell

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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 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Subspecies of scurra

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of scurra

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of scurra

Meyer 2005: Subspecies of scurra

Lorenz 2009: Subspecies of scurra

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Burgess 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Form or Variation of scurra indica

 

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Burgess 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Burgess 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra indica

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra indica

Ebay 2010: Subspecies of scurra

Burgess 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Burgess 1970: Synonym of scurra

Burgess 1985: Synonym of scurra

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra indica

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra

Schilder & Schilder 1969: Synonym of scurra indica

Lorenz & Hubert 2000: Synonym of scurra

 

 
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scurra indicascurra indica retifera (f)scurra indica vono (f)scurra mundulascurra scurrascurra › Googlescurra › Ebay
 
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