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Floraconus tinianus - (Hwass, 1792)
South Africa. Algoa Bay. Dived at 20m. June 2009.
Conidae
F+  /  45mm
#25928
w/o.
25.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Floraconus tinianus - (Hwass, 1792)
South Africa. Algoa Bay. Dived at 20m. June 2009.
Conidae
F+  /  40mm
#25927
w/o. Very nice reddish-brown colour.
25.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Floraconus tinianus - (Hwass, 1792)
South Africa. Algoa Bay. Dived at 20m. June 2009.
Conidae
F++  /  43mm
#25926
w/o.
25.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Strategoconus augur - (Lightfoot, 1786)
South Africa. Natal. South Coast. Dived at ca 15m. July 2004.
Conidae
F+  /  49mm
#25925
w/o. w/traces of perio. Small ventral growth line. Upper spire w/chalky deposit.
10.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Strategoconus augur - (Lightfoot, 1786)
South Africa. Natal. South Coast. Dived at ca 15m. July 2004.
Conidae
F+  /  54mm
#25924
w/o. Upper spire still covered with a chalky deposit.
10.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Floraconus tinianus - (Hwass, 1792)
South Africa. Algoa Bay. Dived at 20m. June 2009.
Conidae
F-  /  42mm
#24165
Lower lip damaged, as well as growth mark near lip.
8.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Chelycypraea testudinaria - (Linnaeus, 1758)
Philippines. Olango island. Dived at ca 20m. March 2014.
Cypraeidae
F+++  /  103mm
#21347
6.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Chelycypraea testudinaria - (Linnaeus, 1758)
Philippines. Olango island. Dived at ca 20m. March 2014.
Cypraeidae
F+++  /  98mm
#21344
6.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Leporicypraea mappa mappa fma panerythra - (Melvill, 1888)
Philippines. E Samar. Dived at 8-12m. November 1985.
Cypraeidae
F+  /  71mm
#20418
Pink base, much paler pink dorsum. heavy callus. Edges of canals imperfect
8.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Cymbium coenyei - Nolf, 2017
Democratic Republic of the Congo. Moanda. from fishermen. July 1988.
Volutidae
F+  /  141mm
#25211
w/perio.
100.00 EUR
19 Feb 2019
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Semicassis craticulata - (Euthyme, 1885)
South Africa. Natal. off Durban. Trawled at 150-200m. June 2007.
Cassidae
F+  /  52mm
#25417
4.50 EUR
16 Feb 2019
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Nataliconus royaikeni - (Veldsman, 2010)
South Africa. Natal. South Coast. Dived at 40-50m. August 2015.
Conidae
F++  /  50mm
#25923
typical pattern of white tents on on ocre shell.
55.00 EUR
14 Feb 2019
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Nataliconus royaikeni - (Veldsman, 2010)
South Africa. Natal. South Coast. Dived at 40-50m. August 2015.
Conidae
F+  /  48mm
#25922
nice pattern with interrupted bands and irregular brown streaks.
55.00 EUR
14 Feb 2019
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Callipara aikeni inhacaensis - Veldsman, 2012
Mozambique. SM. off Massinga. Trawled at ca 260m. October 2017.
Volutidae
F  /  49mm
#25921
dead-taken. Two octopus drill holes in ventral side of penultimate whorl. Dorsum a little rough. Hard to get.
45.00 EUR
14 Feb 2019
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Athleta nana - (Rehder and Weaver, 1974)
Mozambique. SM. Off Inhambane. Trawled at ca 350m. October 2017.
Volutidae
F++  /  17mm
#25920
seldom available. A small, but intricate Athleta species.
160.00 EUR
14 Feb 2019