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ACMAEIDAE & PATELLIDAE
(and other limpet families)
ACTEONIDAE
ADDISONIIDAE
APLYSIDAE
APORRHAIDAE
ARCHITECTONICIDAE
BATILLARIIDAE
BULLIDAE
BURSIDAE
CALYPTAEIDAE
CANCELLARIIDAE
CAPULIDAE
CAVOLINIIDAE
CERITHIIDAE
COLUMBELLIDAE
CYCLOSTREMIDAE
DRILLIDAE
ELLOBIIDAE
EULIMIDAE
FICIDAE
FISSURELLIDAE
HALIOTIDAE
HAMINOEIDAE
HIPPONICIDAE
HYDATINIDAE
HYDROBIDAE

JANTHINIDAE
LITTORINIDAE
MELONGENIDAE
MODULIDAE
NASSARIIDAE
NATICIDAE
NERITIDAE
ODOSTOMIDAE
PHILINIDAE
PLANAXIDAE
POTAMIDIDAE
PSEUDOLIVIDAE
PYRAMIDELLIDAE
RISSOIDAE
SCAPHANDRIDAE
SCISSURELLIDAE

SEQUENZIIDAE
SILIQUARIIDAE
SIPHONARIIDAE
SIPHONODENTALIDAE
STRUTHIOLARIIDAE
THIARIDAE
TONNIDAE
TRICHOTROPIDAE
TRIMUSCULIDAE
TRIPHORIDAE
TRIVIIDAE
TRUNCATELLIDAE
TURBINELLIDAE
TURBINIDAE
TURRITELLIDAE
VANIKORIDAE
VELUTINIDAE
VERMETIDAE

XENOPHORIDAE


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ACTEONIDAE

 

Stock #   Name   Description   Locality   $USD   # Available

 

....37323...(3)...Acteon candens Rehder, 1939....4 to 5 mm. F+. Hand sieved all white micro-bubbles...Brazil...$7 (3 available)


....38522...(1)...Acteon variegatus Bruguiere, 1789....21 mm. F++. 3 spiral bands of beautiful orange chevrons...Philippines...$21 (1 available)

....36268...(1)...Acteon variegatus Bruguiere, 1789....22 mm. F++. Neat specie with 3 spiral bands of pink chevrons...Philippines...$20  (1 available)

SOLD....Acteon variegatus Reeve, 1842....20 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37033...(1)...Acteon virgatus Reeve, 1842....19 mm. F++. Nice, bold pattern of black on white wavy axial lines...Philippines...$20 (1 available)


....35456...(1)...Pupa affinis Adams, 1854....18 mm. F++. With spiral bands of orange dashed lines...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....35457...(1)...Pupa nitidula Lamarck, 1816....19 mm. F++. Pretty pastel pink all over, with huge columellar tooth...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....39317...(2)...Pupa solidula Linne, 1758....23, 25 mm. F+. Odd pattern examples where the spiral rows of small spots align to produce axial black bars...Australia...$6 (2 available)

....38523...(1)...Pupa solidula Linne, 1758....22 mm. F++. Delightful orange speckled specimen with good lip & apex...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....35080...(1)...Pupa solidula Linne, 1758....17 mm. F++. Prettily patterned in orange dashed spiral lines...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....20791...(3)...Pupa sulcata Gmelin, 1791....18 to 21 mm. F++.  Super-fine speckles arranged in bands...Philippines...$3  (3 available)

....27668...(2)...Pupa sulcata Gmelin, 1791....20 to 21 mm. F++.  Three bands of fine brown speckles & with neat oversized columellar tooth...Philippines...$3  (2 available)


APLYSIDAE

 

....42294...(1)...Dolabella auricularia Lightfoot, 1786....29 mm. F+.  The internal shell of an Aplysia sea slug...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

SOLD....Dolabella auricularia Lightfoot, 1786....23 to 30 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


ACMAEIDAE & PATELLIDAE

 

....12522...(3)...Acmaea leucopleura Gmelin, 1791....10 - 15 mm. F.  White with black specks & rays...Bahamas...$2  (3 available)


....39174...(3)...Acmaea mesoleuca Menke, 1851....22 to 26 mm. F++. Neat specie with beautiful blue interior...West Mexico...$3 (3 available)


....41658...(1pr)....Acmaea pelta Rathke, 1833....19 & 28 mm. F++.  Neat growth & pattern pair...Mexico...$5 (1 pair available)

....12518...(1set)...Acmaea pelta Rathke, in Escholtz, 1833....16 - 33 mm. f/F+.  Seven piece growth set...Vancouver Is...$12  (1 available)

....12519...(1set)...Acmaea pelta Rathke, in Escholtz, 1833....18 - 31 mm. f/F+.  Six piece growth set...Vancouver Is...$10  (1 available)

....37704...(4)...Acmaea pelta Rathke, in Escholtz 1833....22 to 27 mm. F+. Decent specimens, nicely mottled & with tan “owl” shaped interior callus...West Mexico...$3 (4 available)

SOLD....Acmaea pelta Rathke, in Escholtz, 1833....29 mm. F+.  Vancouver Is.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12501...(3)..Acmaea pustulata fm. pulcherima Petit, 1856....11 - 14 mm. F/F+.  Gray to pinkish oval limpet...Bahamas...$3  (3 available)


....39191...(1)...Cellana exarata Reeve, 1854....58 mm. F+. Good, big example with red-brown ribs. Typical mild apical erosion...Hawaii...$4 (1 available)


SOLD....Cellana grata fm. stearnsi Gould, 1859....64 mm. F+. Japan.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Cellana nigrolineata Reeve, 1854....28 mm. F+. Japan.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....8561...(4)...Cellana radiata Born, 1778....19 - 23 mm. F+.  Orange-yellow with black mottled rays...India...$3  (4 available)


....30371...(10)...Collisella species....12 to 15 mm. F+.  White with black radial rays. Could also be juvenile Scurria species...Peru...$5 for 3  (10 available)


....12051...(1)...Monodilepas sp.....4 mm. F+.   Young limpet...New Zealand...$3  (1 available)


....39294...(4)...Patella exarata Reeve, 1859....31 to 35 mm. F+. Dark brown to black ribbed limpets with silvery interior...Hawaii...$4 (4 available)


....32711...(1)...Patella granatina Linne, 1758....82 mm. F+.  Huge heavily eroded example, deeply cupped & with strong brown interior spot...South Africa...$6  (1 available)

....32710...(1set)...Patella granatina Linne, 1758....67 to 75 mm. F+.  Three good, big examples showing wild variation of dorsal patterns...South Africa...$12  (1 set available)

...37136...(4)...Patella granatina Linne, 1758....65 to 70 mm. F+. BIG, gnarley limpets with dorsal erosion & encrustations typical for the locality. Rims & interiors in excellent condition...Namibia...$5 (4 available)


....15549...(1)...Patella longicosta Lamarck, 1819....42 - 43 mm. F+.  Rich brown apical callous but no spines. Interior remarkable!!...South Africa...$4  (1 available)

SOLD....Patella longicosta Lamarck, 1819....63 mm. F+.  Natal.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12507...(2)...Patella oculus Born, 1778....75 - 80 mm. f/F+.  Roughly ribbed exterior, jet black inside...South Africa...$5  (2 available)

....32712...(2)...Patella oculus Born, 1778....63 to 75 mm. F++.  Big tan shields with black rimmed interiors...South Africa...$5  (2 available)

....12508...(2)...Patella oculus Born, 1778....68 - 70 mm. f/F+.  Roughly ribbed exterior, jet black inside...South Africa...$4 (2 available)


SOLD....Patella safiana Lamarck, 1819....67 mm. F++.  South Africa.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41662...(2)...Patelloida saccharina Linne, 1758....24, 25 mm. F++.  With black & white pattern and 7 pointed ribs...Philippines...$3 (2 available)


SOLD....Scurria scurra Lesson, 1841....21 to 25 mm. F++.  Argentina.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Scutus ungius Linne, 1758....43 mm. F++.  Tasmania.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


ADDISONIIDAE

NEW....42718...(6)...Addisonia excentrica Tiberi, 1857....9 to 11 mm. F++.  Little white volcano shaped deep water limpet...Spain...$12 (6 available)


 

APORRHAIDAE

 

SOLD....Aporrhais occidentalis Beck, 1836....40 to 44 mm. F.  Nova Scotia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42120...(5)...Aporrhais pesgallinae Barnard, 1963....40 to 42 mm. F++.  Good specimens with long, pointed lip "fingers"...Namibia...$8 (5 available)


....31918...(3)... Aporrhais senegalensis Gray, 1838....20 to 24 mm. F++.  Neatly beaded & with lip spines reminiscent of some sharks' teeth...Senegal...$6  (3 available)


ARCHITECTONICIDAE

SOLD....Architectonica consobrina ....18 mm. F+. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....30761...(1)...Architectonica fuliginosum Hinds, 1844....23 mm. F+.  Tan with brown dashed spiral lines...Philippines...$5  (1 available)


....26685...(4)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....55 to 60 mm. F+.  Good large examples, lips mostly intact...China...$6  (4 available)

....31758...(2)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....54, 55 mm. F+ high w/operc.  Large, clean, live taken lovlies complete with opercs...Thailand...$8  (2 available)

....30832...(1)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....52 mm. F+ high.  Large, with oddly irregular, blotchy dorsal pattern & wide, fine "toothed" umbilicus...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....15280...(3)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1876....42 - 48 mm. f/F+.  White, tans & browns...Japan...$4  (3 available)

....26687...(2)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....44 to 46 mm. F+.  Mid sized specimens for a small price...China...$4  (2 available)

....25193...(3)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....37 to 42 mm. F++.  With continuous, contrasting brown & white spiral bands...Australia...$5   (3 available)

....27405...(2)...Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....21, 27 mm. F+.  Interesting light coloured juvenile specimens...Philippines...$3  (2 available)

SOLD....Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....57 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Architectonica maxima Philippi, 1849....50 mm. F+ w/operc. Japan.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36663...(1)...Architectonica modesta Philippi, 1848....15 mm. F++. Odd small species with pattern of only 2 brown spiral lines...Philippines...$15 (1 available)


SOLD....Architectonica nobilis Roding, 1798....31 mm. F+ w/operc.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37657...(4)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....40 to 42 mm. F+. Good examples with typical pattern...Tanzania...$4 (4 available)

....33212...(+)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....54 to 60 mm. F+. Nice large specimens, a couple with operc (first come, first served)...Indonesia...$4 (+ available)

....16733...(7)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....50 - 59 mm. F+. BIG!! White & brown lines on fawn-gray...Philippines...$4  (7 available)

....36667...(1)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....58 mm. F++. Good big specimen with complete, slightly reflected lip...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....35596...(1)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....55 mm. Jumbo specimen...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....36335...(1)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....50 mm. F++. Good sized example with typical pattern...Philippines....$4  (1 available)

....15285...(5)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....47 - 49 mm. F+.  Fawn with white & brown spiral lines...India...$1.50  (5 available)

....27754...(1)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....48 mm. F+ nicely.  Nice light coloured East African specimen...Tanzania...$3  (1 available)

....24301...(1pr)....Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....41 & 47 mm. F+.  Nice extreme pair, one marked in cinammon, the other in dark brown...Zanzibar...$5  (1 pair available)

....25194...(5)...Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....30 to 40 mm. F++.  Brown speckled tops & white, flat base...Australia...$3  (5 available)

SOLD....Architectonica perspectiva Linne, 1758....53 mm. F+.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35484...(1)...Architectonica picta Philippi, 1849....28 mm. F++. Peripheral band is nicely spotted in brown...Philippines...$12 (1 available)


....42526...(2)...Architectonica proestleri Alf & Kreipl, 2001....16, 18 mm. F++.  Smaller, recently published specie with minimal sculpture and spotting...Philippines...$8 (2 available)


....36665...(1)...Architectonica species....35 mm. F+. Richly coloured fresh specimen with striking brown spotted base...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

....36621...(50)...Architectonica species....12 to 14 mm. F++. Unusual small species, possibly in Heliacus, boldly patterned in black & white...South China Sea...$5 for 2 (50 available)

SOLD....Architectonica species....33 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....16038...(1)...Architectonica taylori Hanley, 1962....27 mm. F++.  Smaller specimen, smaller price...Vietnam...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Architectonica taylori Hanley, 1962....67 mm. F++. Vietnam.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37041...(1)...Architectonica trochlearis Hinds, 1844....40 mm. F++. Very close to A. maxima but with more intense sutural spots...Philippines...$10 (1 available)

SOLD....Architectonica trochlearis Hinds, 1844....67 mm. F++. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35483...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....40 mm. F++. Jumbo specimen of this scarce sundial with sharp periphery...Philippines...$22 (1 available)

....27035...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....35 mm. F++.  Big for this species & nearly as flat as a button...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

....20748...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....35 mm. F++.  Large, nearly flat, fascinating!. (and they said disco was dead...)...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

....28819...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....35 mm. F+.  About the biggest of these we've seen (Think small crackers or biscuits with a late 1970s flavor)...Philippines...$17  (1 available)

....30763...(1pr)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....20, 33 mm. F+.  Good pair, very flat with sharp edged periphery...Philippines...$15  (1 pair available)

....23372....(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....32 mm. F+ high.  BIGGIE!! Flat tan discs with sharp periphery...Philippines...$15   (1 available)

....28514...(3)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....28 to 31 mm. F+.  Think miniature circular saw blades or pizza wheels! Big for the species...Philippines...$12  (3 available)

....27445...(4)...Discotectonica accutissima Sowerby, 1914....28 to 30 mm. F+.  Amazingly flattened & sharp edged, tan with brown axial flames...Philippines...$12  (4 available)

....28200...(2)...Discotectonica accutissima Sowerby, 1914....23, 30 mm. F++.  Discotechtonia is NOT dead!! Fascinating sharp edged Architectonicidae...Philippines...$12  (2 available)

....20749...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....27 mm. F+.  Sharp edged, compressed. Lip slightly abreviated...Philippines...$10  (1 available)

....33860....(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....27 mm. F+. Unusually pale specimen of this very flat species...Philippines...$15 (1 available)

....31568...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....26 mm. F+.  Fine, flattened, sharp rimmed and unique species...Philippines...$10  (1 available)

....27036...(2)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....22, 25 mm. F++.  Flat, sharp edged discs...Philippines...$10  (2 available)

....23373....(2)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....20 to 22 mm. F+ high.  Disco lives!!! Incredibly flat & sharp edged...Philippines...$7  (2 available)

....26886...(1)...Discotectonica acutissima Sowerby, 1914....22 mm. F+.  Amazing. Flat as a button - who said Discotectonica was dead??...Philippines...$12  (1 available)


....39341...(+)...Heliacus variegatus Gmelin, 1791....15 to 19 mm. F+. Good specimens, brown mottled on cream, and with intact lips...Hawaii...$5 for 2 (lots available)


....42132...(2)...Philippia radiatus Roding, 1798....13, 16 mm. F++.  Smooth Sundials with brown radial patterns...Mozambique...$3 (2 available)


BATILLARIIDAE

....32958...(3)...Rhinocoryne humboldti Valenciennes, 1832....32 to 36 mm. F++.  Nice knobby examples with complete & fully formed lip...Peru...$4  (3 available)

....31217...(7)...Rhinocoryne humboldti Valenciennes, 1832....32 to 35 mm. F++.  Dark brown spiny shouldered Batillariidae with intact white rimmed lips...Peru...$4  (7 available)


....42168...(1)...Terbralia palustris Linne, 1758....110 mm. F+.  Large, dark brown example with thick, flared lip...Cameroon...$7 (1 available)

....42169...(1)...Terbralia palustris Linne, 1758....93 mm. F+.  Good example with full lip and un-eroded apex...Cameroon...$6 (1 available)


BULLIDAE  (Bubble Shells)

....12711...(2)...Atys cf. cylindrica Helbling, 1779....25 mm. F+.  Snow white with inscised fine lines...Philippines...$4  (2 available)

....35454...(1)...Atys cylindrica Helbling, 1779....25 mm. F++. Nicely elongated snow white bubble shell...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....22001...(27)..Atys cylindrica Helbling, 1779....16 to 20 mm. F++.  Plump, pale pastel pink. Pretty! Please purchase...Philippines...$5 for 3   (27 available)


SOLD....Atys naucum Linne, 1758....44 mm. F++. Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35455...(1)...Atys ooformis Habe, 1964....18 mm. F++. Scarce all white globular bubble shell with perfect lip...Philippines...$12 (1 available)


....38806...(5)...Bulla ampulla Linne, 1758....58 to 61 mm. F+ high. Huge specimens , the size & shape of speckled brown extra large eggs!...Philippines...$12 (5 available)


....38807...(1)...Bulla occidentalis Adams, 1850....64 mm. F+. Gorgeous big example, fully adult, with thickened lip...Australia...$9 (1 available)

....37823...(3)...Bulla occidentalis Adams, 1850....32 to 41 mm. F+/F++. Said to be a synonym of B. striata but it is generally larger, more inflated & the pattern more subtle...Bahamas...$7 (3 available)


....37824...(2)...Bulla striata Bruguiere, 1792....25 to 29 mm. F+. Good, if gently beached ex col examples with intact lips and marbled pattern...Florida...$4 (2 available)

....12714...(1set)...Bulla striata Bruguiere, 1792....21 - 26 mm. F+/F++. Beautiful 5 piece growth & colour pattern set..Hondurus...$6  (1 set available)


BURSIDAE

NOW IN RANELLIDAE


CALYPTRAEIDAE

....12533...(3pr)...Crepidula aculeata Gmelin, 1791....13 - 19 mm. f/F+.  Some so spiny they look like Chama top valves!...Florida...$2   (3 pairs available)

SOLD....Crepidula aculeata Gmelin, 1791....22 - 23 mm. f/F+.  Florida.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42126...(2)...Crepidula porcellana Lamarck, 1801....17, 20 mm. F+.  With white deck and chocolate brown interior...Namibia...$3 (2 available)


....37710...(1)...Crucibulum scutellatum Wood, 1828....69 mm. F+. Good big one with corrugated rim & intact inner “cup”...West Mexico...$6 (1 available)

....37551...(5)...Crucibullum scutellatum Wood, 1828....40 - 45 mm. F++. Pure white cup is well set off by the chocolate brown interior...Panama...$5 (5 available)

SOLD....Crucibulum scutellatum Wood, 1828....39 & 42 mm. F+. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....34240...(1)...Crucibulum species...23 mm. F+. Intact, all natural specimen complete with barnacles & other encrustations. Probably C. scutellatum Wood, 1828...Mexico...$4 (1 available)


....37712...(2sets)...Crucibulum spinosum Sowerby, 1824....24 to 45 mm. F+. Neat 5 piece sets show a range of shapes & interior colour intensities in a short growth series...West Mexico...$15 (2 sets available)

....37713...(6)...Crucibulum spinosum Sowerby, 1824....30 to 37 mm. F+. Examples of the long, tubular spined form, probably from living protected inside a large, dead snail shell...West Mexico...$5 (6 available)

SOLD....Crucibullum spinosum Sowerby, 1824....36 mm. F++. Panama.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Crucibulum striatum Say, 1824....13.5 mm. F+. Atlantic Canada.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35333...(1)...Maoricrypta sodalis Marshall, 2003....5 mm. F+. Recent research on it's musculature shows it's not Crepidulidae. Live in dead shell a la Crepidula plana...New Zealand...$3 (1 available)


....35324...(1)...Sigapatella novaezelandiae Lesson, 1831....16 mm. F++. Excellent example complete with tan, slightly flaky periostracum...New Zealand...$4 (1 available)


CANCELLARIIDAE

....34332...(1)...Axelella suduirauti Verhecken, 1999....16 mm. F++. Relatively recently described, small, deep-water Cancellariidae...Philippines...$15 (1 available)


....17621...(1)...Cancellaria cancellata Linne, 1767....30 mm. F+.  Angled axial ridges with brown & white bands...West Africa...$4  (1 available)

....24047...(1)...Cancellaria cancellata Linne, 1758....29 to 30 mm. F++.  Large, fat & well marked, with thick, heavily toothed lips...Senegal...$5  (1 available)


....37844...(1)...Cancellaria cassidiformis Sowerby, 1832....52.5 mm. Gd. Beach specimen, a bit rough, but totally huge...West Panama...$8 (1 available)

....39892...(1)...Cancellaria cassidiformis Sowerby, 1832....45 mm. F+.  Live taken and with intact apex...Mexico...$4 (1 available)

....37845...(3sets)...Cancellaria cassidiformis Sowerby, 1832....32 mm. F+. Good 3 piece colour set: light, medium & dark forms, each with a white mid-band...West Mexico...$8 (3 sets available)

SOLD....Cancellaria cassidiformis Sowerby, 1832....49, 51 mm. F++. West Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Cancellaria cassidiformis Sowerby, 1832....32 mm. F++. Panama.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35435...(1)...Cancellaria crenifera Sowerby, 1833....11 mm. F++. Small, squat species with strong axial ribs...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


SOLD....Cancellaria chrysostoma Sowerby, 1832....26 mm. F++. Panama.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39184...(+)...Cancellaria foveolata Sowerby, 1848....20 to 23 mm. F+. Great, very lightly beached examples...South Africa...$5 for 2 (lots available)

....16039...(3)...Cancellaria foveolata Sowerby, 1848....11 - 15 mm. Gd.  Beach but acceptable...South Africa...$2  (3 available)


....42020...(1)...Cancellaria lyrata Brocchi, 1814....47 mm. F++.  Good sized, well ribbed specie, with spines on the shoulders...Senegal...$18 (1 available)


....18513...(3)...Cancellaria petuchi Harasewych, Petit & Verhaeghe, 1992....35 to 39 mm. F++.  Excellent specimens!...Brazil...$6   (3 available)

SOLD....Cancellaria petuchi Harasewych et al, 1992....39 mm. F++.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Cancellaria petuchi Harasewych, Petit & Verhecken, 1992....37 & 38 mm. F++.  Brazil.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37843...(4)...Cancellaria reticulata Linne, 1767....31 to 35 mm. F+. Select few decent specimens with lips intact...Florida...$3 (4 available)


....39893...(1)...Cancellaria reeveana Crosse, 1861....40 mm. F++.  Good example with intact apex, canal & lyrate lip...Taiwan...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Cancellaria reeveana Crosse, 1861....40 mm. F++.  Taiwan.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


NEW....42720...(5)...Cancellaria similis Sowerby, 1833....34 to 36 mm. F++.  Huge for the specie, brown & white banded and in great live taken condition...Spain...$25 (5 available)

NEW....42721...(3)...Cancellaria similis Sowerby, 1833....32 to 33 mm. F++.  First fresh specimens of this specie we have had in 20 years...Spain...$10 (3 available)

....9066...(1)...Cancellaria similis  Sowerby, 1833....32 mm. F+. Good size example, brown with white interior...Spain...$5  (1 available)

....9061...(3)...Cancellaria similis Sowerby, 1833....25 mm. F++.  Good, normal similispecimens...Spain...$4  (3 available)


....38693...(2)...Cancellaria spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....58, 60 mm. F++. Jumbo specimens, heavily ribbed & with great apex & lips...Japan...$25 (2 available)

....38694...(5)...Cancellaria spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....50 to 53 mm. F++. Good sized typical examples with high, pointed apices...Japan...$18 (5 available)

....39185...(4)...Cancellaria spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....45 to 51 mm. F++. Nice examples with intact, finely lyrate aperture and strong axial ribs...Japan...$14 (4 available)

....38695...(5)...Cancellaria spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....42 to 50 mm. F++. Spengleriana special! Sweet specimen, slightly smaller...Japan...$10 (5 available)

....38696...(1pr)....Cancellaria spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....40, 48 mm. F++. Interesting pair shows extremes of form, one high spired & low ribbed, the other, squat, with strong, shouldered ribs...Japan...$23 (1 pair available)


....18577....(1)...Cancellaria spirata Lamarck, 1822....23 mm. F++.  Channeled sutures, with orange-tan shoulder band & excellent lip...Australia...$7  (1 available)

SOLD....Cancellaria spirata Lamarck, 1822....22 mm. F+.  Australia.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42314...(1)...Cancellaria textilis Kiener, 1841....31 mm. F++.  Super dark example. Looks like it’s carved out of chocolate!...Philippines...$20 (1 available)


....20823...(1)...Cancellaria undulata Sowerby, 1849....27 mm. F++. With great lip and Lyrate aperture...Australia...$7 (1 available)

....20565...(1)...Cancellaria undulata Sowerby, 1849....28 mm. F+.  Squared shoulders & axial ridges. Nice specimens...South Australia...$7  (1 available)


SOLD....Cancellaria urceolata Hinds, 1832....37 mm. F+. Panama/Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....31070...(1)...Cancellaria sp.....20 mm. F++.  Pure creamy white, very globose & with strong, close packed axial ridges. Quite different...Philippines...$15  (1 available)


SOLD....Habesolatia nodulifera Sowerby, 1825....41 mm. F++. Korea.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38422...(3)...Pisanella viva Habe & Okutani, 1981....30 to 32 mm. F++. Good examples of this unusually elongated Cancellarid...Philippines...$11 (3 available)

SOLD....Pisanella viva Habe & Okutani, 1981....33 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....26399...(3)...Scalptia foveolata Sowerby, 1848....18 to 21 mm. F+.  Shouldered like a spiral staircase, with flared apperture...South Africa...$8  (3 available)


Note: Cancellaria mercadoi Old, is the same as Scalptia mercadoi Old

....34344...(1)... Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....27 mm. F++. Boldly banded in yellow & brown over stong, close packed axial ridges...Philippines...$10 (1 available)

....33793...(1)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....26 mm. F++. With uniquely fat axial ribs & brown & yellow spiral bands...Philippines...$10 (1 available)

....15012...(4)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....22 - 26 mm. F++.  Beautiful!! Tan with brown bands and strong axial ridges...Philippines...$7   (4 available)

....20718...(2)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....25 mm. F++.  Rich brown on tan spiral bands, great sculpture & lip...Philippines...$10  (2 available)

....34175...(1)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....24 mm. F++. Good, fresh specimen with fully developed lip...Philippines...$11 (1 available)

....24844...(2)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....24 mm. F++ solid.  I really love this species!! Heavy axial cords & nicely contrasting brown & gold bands...Philippines...$8  (2 available)

....23352...(1)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....24 mm. F+ high.  Big cream ribs & brown spiral bands. Excellent fresh specimen...Philippines...$8   (1 available)

....35194...(2)... Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....20, 21 mm. Typical specimen with brown & yellow stripes over strong axial ridges......Philippines...$10 (2 available)

....29779...(2)...Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....19, 21 mm. F++.  Fascinating Cancellariidae with fat axial ridges & bold brown & yellow-tan bands...Philippines...$9  (2 available)

SOLD....Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....30 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Scalptia mercadoi Old, 1968....28 mm. F++.  Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37279...(1)...Scalptia nodosivaricosa Petuch, 1979....19 mm. F++. Interesting & unusual, with shape & axial ribbing resembling some of the lower spired Epitonidae!...Philippines...$7 (1 available)


....18331...(16)..Scalptia scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....21 - 30 mm. F+.  Tan with brown bands & apperture...Philippines...$5  (16 available)

....29780...(1)...Scalptia scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....26, 29 mm. F++. Albinistic!! Much lighter in color than the usual suspects! And big too!...Philippines...$13  (1 available)

....12856...(2prs)...Scalptia scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....23 - 28 mm. F+/F++.  Excellently-contrasting pairs...Philippines...$8   (2 pairs available)

....15014...(8)...Scalptia scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....19 - 23 mm. F+.  Coffee colours with wide spaced ribs...Philippines...$4 (8 available)

....22720..(3pr)...Scalptia scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....13 to 17 mm. F+.  A couple of nice examples...Australia...$9  (3 pair available)


....38581...(3)...Scalptia specie....18 to 22 mm. F++. Unknown species similar to textilis but with many more, close spaced, angled axial ribs and brown banded interior...Somalia...$15 (3 available)


....24050...(1)...Scalptia withrowi Petit, 1976....23 to 25 mm. F++.  Broad  shouldered, giving a spiral staircase effect to the spire...West Africa...$10   (1 available)

....30531...(6)...Scalptia withrowi Petit, 1976....21 to 23 mm. F+ high.  Nice sculptures! Axial ridges with fine spiral cords & flared apperture...Senegal...$10  (6 available)


....35010...(3)...Sydaphera spengleriana Deshayes, 1830....38 to 44 mm. F++. Brown banded & axially ribbed, with intact, finely crenulate lips...Korea...$13 (3 available


SOLD....Trigonostoma amasia Iredale, 1930....15.5 & 17 mm. F++.  Australia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....28534...(1)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....20 mm. F++.  Scarce, spiny shouldered specimens. Sweet!...Philippines...SPECIAL!!...$15  (1 available)

....34601...(3)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....14 to 20 mm. F++. Good specimens of this scarce deep water Cancellaridae species...South China Sea...$25 (3 available)

....20798...(2)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....17 to 18 mm. F+ to F++.  Hard to find little guys with great sculpture & upturned tiny shoulder spines...Philippines...$25  (2 available)

....27672...(1)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....17 mm. F+++.  Fresh, beautiful specimen of an antique species....Wonderfully sclariform, with tiny curved shoulder spines...Philippines...$33  (1 available)

....29789...(2)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....16 mm. F+.  Neat miniature pagodas! Deep water Cancellariidae ...Philippines...$30  (2 available)

....27476...(1)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....16 mm. F+.  A sculptural treat with in-curved shoulder spines...Philippines...$29  (1 available)

....25474...(1)...Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....16 mm. F++.  Fabulous pagoda-like structure!...Philippines...$25  (1 available)

SOLD....Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....20 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Trigonostoma antiquata Hinds, 1843....15 mm. F+.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....32149...(2)...Trigonostoma breve Sowerby, 1832....20 to 21 mm. F++.  Don't be afraid, be "breve" and buy one, you won't regret it...Panama...$12  (2 available)


...37846...(2)...Trigonostoma goniostoma Sowerby, 1832....28, 29 mm. F. Ex col beached giants, about as big as the species gets...West Mexico...$10 (2 available)

....15294...(2)...Trigonostoma goniostoma Sowerby, 1832....19 mm. F+.  Pinkish gray with white mouth...Panama..$7  (2 available)

SOLD....Trigonostoma goniostoma Sowerby, 1832....26 mm. F++.  Costa Rica.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38423...(3)...Trigonostoma cf. obliquata Lamarck, 1822....18 to 20 mm. F++. Well shouldered & with fine axial ribs...Philippines...$9 (3 available)

....36731...(1)...Trigonostoma obliquata Lamarck, 1822....17 mm. F++. Presumably named obliquata due to its angled axial ridges. Fully mature, with huge lip varix...Philippines...$7 (1 available)


....30284...(1)..Trigonostoma pellucida Perry, 1811....32 mm. F+.  Totally triangular! With strong lip varix & apex resembling Thatcheria ...Philippines...$24  (1 available)

....41238...(2)...Trigonostoma pelllucida Perry, 1811....30, 31 mm. F++. Great examples, good sized and fully intact...Philippines...$19 (2 available)

....23114....(1)....Trigonostoma pellucida Perry, 1811....25 mm. F++.  Amazing cork-screw sculpture & hard to get...Philippines...$20  (1 available)


....42547...(1)...Trigonostoma scalata Sowerby, 1832....21 mm. F++.  Good specimen with fine cancellate sculpture and brown spiral lines...Philippines...$14 (1 available)

....30188...(1)..Trigonostoma scalata Sowerby, 1832....25 mm. F+.  With decent lip & tan spotted presutural ramp...Philippines...$12  (1 available)

....37278...(1)...Trigonostoma scalata Sowerby, 1832....24 mm. F++. Pastel orange with purple spotted sutural ramp & great lip...Philippines...$15

....35437...(1)...Trigonostoma scalata Sowerby, 1832....16 mm. F++. Excellent example with complete, flared lip & flat stepped shoulder...Philippines...$10 new price (1 available)

....35078...(1)...Trigonostoma cf. scalata Sowerby, 1832....13 mm. F+ solid.  Interesting step-shouldered & finely sculptured Cancellaridae...Philippines...$10  (1 available)


....25357...(6)...Trigonostoma scalariformis Lamarck, 1822....13 to 15 mm. F++.  Small but sweet, with great axial sculpture, full lip & pointy apex...Australia...$4  (6 available)


....30163...(1)...Trigonostoma thysthlon Petit & Harasewych, 1987....18 mm. F++.  Excellent example of this relatively recent species, with classic sclariform outline...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

....28381...(1)...Trigonostoma thysthlon Petit & Harasewych, 1987....15 mm. F++.  Similar to T. antiquata but with extra lip lamellae...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

....34766...(1)...Trigonostoma thysthlon Petit & Harasewych, 1987....18 mm. F++. Prime specimens, with full, flared lip, curved shoulder spines & deep umbilicus...Philippines....$15 (1 available)


CAPULIDAE

NEW....42722...(2)...Capulus ungaricus Born, 1778....48, 49 mm. F+.  Nice examples of this big Capulidae with curled apex...Spain...$9 (2 available)

NEW....42723...(1)...Capulus ungaricus Born, 1778....48 mm. F+.  Unusual specimen with pretty pastel lavender-pink interior...Spain...$15 (1 available)


....42550...(1)...Separatista blainvilliana Petit, 1851....15 mm. F++.  Odd and interesting loosely coiled Capulidae...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....39474...(1)...Separatista blainvilliana Petit, 1851....16 mm. F++. Unusual & interesting, with high pointed spire & disconnected whorls. In Capulidae...Philippines...$10 (1 available)


CASSIDAE


CERITHIDAE

SOLD....Bayercerithium bayeri Petuch, 2001...28 mm. F++ w/operc.  Brazil.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....19719...(2)...Cerithium atratum Born, 1778....20 to 23 mm. F++.  Select, un-eroded brown speckled specimens with good solid lips...Cape Verde Islands...$3 for 2  (2 available)

SOLD....Cerithium atratum Born, 1778....31 to 37 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Cerithium atratum Born, 1778....24 to 26 mm. F++.  Cape Verde Islands.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36703...(1)...Cerithium batillariaeformis Habe & Kosuge, 1966....19 mm. F+. Small white species with paired brown spots...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....39193...(7)...Cerithium chemnitzianum Pilsbry, 1901....28 to 32 mm. F+. Nice chubby specie with lots of orange brown speckles...Japan...$3 (7 available)


....16761...(1)...Cerithium cf. citrinum Sowerby, 1855...40 mm. F++.  Yellow-brown apex, yellow base & lip...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....31258...(2)...Cerithium citrinum Sowerby, 1855....36, 39 mm. F++.  Large & light cream colour. This species looses the bright yellow colour for which it is named as it gets big...Philippines...$3  (2 available)

....32846...(1)...Cerithium citrinum Sowerby, 1855....38 mm. F+.  Nice big example, yellowish tan with full length siphonal canal...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....37151...(1)...Cerithium citrinum Soerby, 1855....35 mm. F++. Excellent example in pastel yellow, with great apex, lip & canal...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....30191...(1)..Cerithium citrinum Sowerby, 1855....28 mm. F++.  Golden yellow with great lip & full siphonal canal...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

SOLD....Cerithium citrinum Sowerby, 1855....41 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Cerithium citrinum Sowerby, 1855....37 mm. F+. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Cerithium claviforme Schepman, 1907....26 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12860...(2)...Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834....24, 29 mm. F+.  Gray with ribbed varices...Fiji...$3  (2 available)

....37413...(1)...Cerithium cf. columna Sowerby, 1834....29.5 mm. F+. Has distinct & unusual pink sutural band. This species or something new?!...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

SOLD....Cerithium columna Sowerby, 1834....28 mm. F++.  Solomon Islands.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36708...(1)...Cerithium lissum Watson, 1880....21 mm. F+. Creamy tan with white varices & small shoulder spines...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....37880...(9sets)...Cerithium litteratum Born, 1778....23 to 28 mm. F+ high. Neat trios showing variation of spotting patterns...Florida...$5 (9 sets available)


....36713...(1)...Cerithium matukense Watson, 1880....48 mm. F++. Big one, with pattern of fine orange tan spots...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....35611...(1)...Cerithium matukense Watson, 1880....39 mm. F++. Nice specimen with prominent, swollen varices & good lip...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Cerithium matukense Watson, 1880....49 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....15185...(1set)...Cerithium muscarum Say, 1822....5 - 17 mm. F+.  Nice 4 piece growth series...Florida...$3  (1 set available)

....12872...(2)..Cerithium muscarum fm. pacei Petuch, 1987....13 - 16 mm. F+.  Solid dark brown form...Bahamas...$3  (2 available)


....37493...(1)...Cerithium nodulosum Bruguiere, 1792....101 mm. F+ high. Good, chunky example with great, totally intact lip but with a touch of apical wear...Tanzania...$15 (1 available)

SOLD....Cerithium nodulosum Bruguiere, 1792....103 mm F+ high. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Cerithium nodulosum Bruguiere, 1792....96 mm. F+. ex col.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Cerithium phylarchus Iredale, 1929....61 mm. F++ w. operc.  Australia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....15819...(10 prs)...Cerithium planum Anton, 1859....10 - 12 mm. F+.  White with tan to black bands...Philippines...$4 for 2  (10 prs. available)


....37052...(1)...Cerithium punctatum Bruguiere, 1789....15 mm. F++. Nice & fresh, boldly speckled in brown on white...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....30126...(3prs)...Cerithium punctatum Bruguiere, 1792....12 to 15 mm. F+.  White with bold black spots...Philippines...$3  (3 pairs available)

....35612...(1)...Cerithium punctatum Bruguiere, 1792....10 mm. F++. Tiny white species with bold black speckled pattern...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....37152...(1)...Cerithium (Rhinoclavis) sinensis Gmelim, 1791....43 mm. F++. Great example with perfect, fully developed lip & canal...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....38425...(3)...Cerithium rostratum Sowerby, 1855....20 to 22 mm. F++. Brown speckled cerith with pale varices...Philippines...$4 (3 available)

....37051...(1)...Cerithium rostratum Sowerby, 1855....24 mm. F++. Fine example with complete lip & siphonal canal...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....42160...(2)...Cerithium cf. sinense Gmelin, 1791....33, 36 mm. F++.  With particularly strong subsutural knobs, good lips and siphonal canals...Somalia...$4 (2 available)


....30190...(1)...Cerithium species....42 mm. F++.  May be Rhinoclavis articulata with slightly immature lip & parietal shield...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....23449....(1)...Cerithium species 2....40 mm. F++.  Perfect lip & spiral rows of beads...Zanzibar...$4  (1 available)

....32436...(1)...Cerithium species....39 mm. F+.  White, with a few brown flecks & fully formed crenulate lip...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....32437...(1)...Cerithium species....26 mm. F+.  Shiny white, finely beaded & with full, flared lip...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....31257...(3)...Cerithium species....21 to 24 mm. F++.  Small species with brown nodulated spiral cords. Supplier says "uncommon"...Philippines...$4  (3 available)

....36705...(1)...Cerithium species....22 mm. F+. White with brown nodulated spiral cords...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....36706...(1pr)....Cerithium species....18 & 19 mm. F++. Neat extreme colour pair, one chestnut brown, the other creamy white...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....36710...(2)...Cerithium species....18 mm. F++. Speckled in red-brown, with white offset angled varices...Philippines...$3 (2 available)

....36707...(1)...Cerithium species....8 mm. F++. Miniature species with sharp apex & pink base...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....36709...(1)...Cerithium zonatus Wood, 1828....21 mm. F+. Spiral banded in black & tan...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....12859...(1)...Clypeomorus bifasciatus Sowerby, 1855....28 mm. F+.  Gray with brown specks...Fiji...$3  (1 available)

....35615...(1)...Clypeomorus bifasciatus Sowerby, 1855....16 mm. F+. Uncommon chubby little Cerith with a few brown tubercules...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....38427...(2)...Clypeomorus moniliferus Kiener, 1841....18 mm. F+. Slightly squat and with spiral rows of red-brown...Philippines...$3 (2 available)


....42122...(1)...Clypeomorus petrosum fm. gennesi Fischer & Vignol, 1901....28 mm. F+.  Slate gray with lots of nodules and low ribs...Kenya...$2 (1 available)


....38428...(1)...Clypeomorus subbreviculus Oostingh, 1925....23 mm. F+. Fat & gray with spiral black beads & white columella & aperture...Philippines...$2 (1 available)


....35693...(1)...Clypeomorus tuberculatus Linne, 1758....28 mm. F++. Good specimen with black dashed spiral cords...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....36704...(1set)...Clypeomorus tuberculatus Linne, 1758....22 to 26 mm. F+ to F++. Neat 4 piece set showing variability of pattern...Philippines...$12 (1 set available)

....25544...(3)...Clypeomorus tuberculatus Linne, 1758....16 to 25 mm. F+.  Gray, with black beaded spiral lines...Philippines...$2  (3 available)

....32439...(1)...Clypeomorus tuberculatus Linne, 1758....23 mm. F+.  Black beads over bold brown & white clouds. Not in Rice...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....30123...(7prs)...Clypeomorus tuberculatus Linne,1758....17 to 20 mm. F+.  Chubby little Ceriths with black beaded sculpture...Philippines...$5  (7 pairs available)


....25542...(8)...Clypeomorus sp.....15 to 20 mm. F++.  Busy brown & white pattern...Philippines...$5  (8 available)

....32438...(1)...Clypeomorus sp.....19 mm. F+.  Beaded & boldly banded in brown & buff...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....32440...(1)...Clypeomorus sp.....17 mm. F+.  Lined & beaded in red-brown...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....25543...(2)...Clypeomorus sp.....17 mm. F++.  Brown speckled with beaded surface...Philippines...$5  (2 available)


....37239...(2)...Clypeomorus zonatus Wood, 1828....29 mm. F++. Bold black & white spiral bands & with slightly flared, thickened lip...Philippines...$3 (2 available)


....37878...(2)...Pseudovertagus aluco Linne, 1758....49 to 52 mm. F+. Typically spinous, dark speckled specimens with intact lips...”SW Pacific”...$3 (2 available)

....12881...(1)....Pseudovertagus aluco Linne, 1758....47 mm. F+.  Good lip, eroded apex...Tonga...$2  (1 available)

....37877...(1set)...Pseudovertagus aluco Linne, 1758....44 to 47 mm. F+. Nice 4 piece colour & pattern variation set, all with good lips & canals...”SW Pacific”...$12 (1 set available)


....41709...(1)...Pseudovertagus nobilis Reeve, 1855....112 mm. F++.  Excellent, large example with thickened parietal callus and great lip & canal...Tanzania...$15 (1 available)

....41710...(1)...Pseudovertagus nobilis Reeve, 1855....96 mm.F++.  Nice specimen with fully intact aperture and canal...Tanzania...$12 (1 available)


....35638...(1)...Rhinoclavis articulata Adams & Reeve, 1850....32 mm. F++. Scarce pale colour form with just a few tan speckles...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....38429...(2)...Rhinoclavis aspera Linne, 1758....32, 33 mm. F++. Pure white with finely beaded texture and good lips...Philippines...$5 (2 available)


....37412...(1)...Rhinoclavis aspera Linne, 1758....34 mm. F++. All white example with perfect apex, lip, canal & parietal shield - in other words, great from top to bottom!...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....41059...(1)...Rhinoclavus fasciata Bruguiere, 1792....62 mm. F++.  Beautiful big specimen, pure white with two thin tan spiral lines...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....31606...(1set)...Rhinoclavus fasciatum bruguiere, 1792....48, 56 and 65 mm. F+.  Three piece growth and pattern set shows variability of striping...Philippines...$7  (1 set available)


....38568...(11)...Rhinoclavis specie....30 to 38 mm. F++. Well beaded & with a row of sutural knobs, and with fully developed parietal shield...Somalia...$5 (11 available)


....41893...(1)...Rhinoclavis sinense Gmelin, 1791....43 mm. F++.  Great specimen with complete lip, shield and siphonal canal...Somalia...$5 (1 available)

SOLD....Rhinoclavus sinensis Gmelin, 1791....40 mm. F+.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD...Rhinoclavus vertagus Linne, 1758....55 mm. F+ nicely.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


COLUMBELLIDAE Dove Shells

....31317...(1)...Aesopus spiculum Duclos, 1846....15 mm. F+.  Deep purple with fine gold spiral specks. Unusual & pretty Columbellid...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....27301...(3)...Aesopus spiculum Duclos, 1846....13 to 15 mm. F++.  Highly elongate Columbellidae in bright purple...Philippines...$3  (3 available)

....27632...(1)...Aesopus spiculum Duclos, 1846....13 mm. F+ high.  Deep purple Columbellid...Philippines...$3  (1 available)


....39177...(+)...Anachis costellata Broderip & Sowerby, 1829....9 to 10 mm. F+. Cinnamon brown with a white spiral line and fine axial ribs...West Mexico...$5 for 2 (lots available)


....37555...(6)...Anachis fulva Sowerby, 1832....20 - 22 mm. F++. Orange-brown with high spire & axial ridges...Panama...$3 for 2 (3 pairs available)


....37556...(2)...Anachis scalarina Sowerby, 1832....21 mm. F++. Strongly ribbed & with black & white spiral bands...Panama...$3 (2 available)


....42129...(2)...Bifurcium bicanaliferum Sowerby, 1832....13 mm. F++.  With brown subsutural band and unusual posterior lip extension, like many Strombus...Panama...$3 (2 available)


....24483...(10)...Columbella adansoni Menke, 1853....11 to 15 mm. F++.  Busily patterned in brown & black, with thick, toothed outer lip...Cape Verde Islands...$3  (10 available)

....19721...(2pr)...Columbella adansoni Menke, 1853...13 to 14 mm. F++.  Light & dark pattern pairs of this endemic...Cape Verde Islands...$7  (2 pairs available)


....37791...(6prs)...Columbella fuscata Sowerby, 1832....17 to 20 mm. F+/F++. Light & dark pairs of this shiny Dove shell...West Mexico...$4 (6 pairs available)

....37792...(1set)...Columbella fuscata Sowerby, 1832....17 to 20 mm. F+/F++. Sweet 6 pack shows a range of patterns...West Mexico...$10 (1 set available)


....37787...(12)...Columbella haemostoma Sowerby, 1832....19 to 21 mm. F+. Orange to brown with bold white markings & bright orange toothed lip...West Mexico...$4 (12 available)


....12552...(1)...Columbella major Sowerby, 1832....22 mm. F++.  Brown with white wavy bars & dashes...Panama...$3  (1 available)


....37793...(1set)...Columbella mercatoria Linne, 1758....15 to 19 mm. F+/F++. Fine 10 piece set selected to show maximum variability...Florida...$19 (1 set available)

....37795...(1set)...Columbella mercatoria Linne, 1758....15 to 19 mm. F+/F++. Fabulous 15 piece colour & pattern variation series...Florida...$25 (1 set available)

....28654...(1set)...Columbella mercatoria Linne, 1758....18 mm. F++.  Nice 4 piece set showing the range of colours from dark brown to orange...Venezuela...$5  (1 set available)

SOLD....Columbella mercatoria Linne, 1758....15 to 19 mm. F+/F++. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....34580...(2)...Columbella paytensis Lesson, 1830....23 to 26 mm. F++. Chestnut brown with fine white speckles & full, dentate outer lip...Per...$3 (2 available)


....36871...(1set)...Columbella scripta Lamarck, 1822....16 to 18 mm. F++. Amazing 6 piece colour variation set...Philippines...$10 (1 set available)


....34692...(6)...Columbella sp......15 to 18 mm. F++. Deep orange, with a few white spots & fully developed lips...Philippines...$3 (6 available)

....25673...(7)...Columbella sp.....14 to 18 mm. F++.  Lovely tan flecked & lined Dove shells. May be in genus Pyrene...India...$4 for 3 (7 available)


....37797...(1set)...Columbella strombiformis Lamarck, 1822....24 to 28 mm. F++. Nice 6 piece variation set shows a wide range of brown & white squiggled patterns...West Mexico...$16 (1 set available)

....37799...(1set)...Columbella strombiformis Lamarck, 1822....23 to 27 mm. F+/F++. This 4 piece set shows a similar pattern in shades from orange to brown...West Mexico...$10 (1 set available)

....37796...(6)...Columbella strombiformis Lamarck, 1822....23 to 26 mm. F++ w/perio. Fresh specimens of this rather chunky Dove shell complete with partial to full fuzzy periostracum...West Mexico...$3 (6 available)

SOLD....Columbella strombiformis Lamarck, 1822....25 to 27 mm. F+/F++. West Mexico.        shell set sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42128...(2)...Costoanachis sertularium Orbigny, 1841....10 mm. F++.  Small high spired specie...Brazil...$3 (2 available)


....33110...(1set)...Cotonopsis phuketensis Auth?....40 to 42 mm. F++. Extreme 4 piece colour variation set, from pure white to dark brown...Burma...$25 (1 set available)


....42130...(2)...Metanachis laingensis Sleurs, 1985....5 mm. F++. Tiny yellowish specie with tan speckles...Philippines...$4 (2 available)


....38515...(1)...Mitrella bella Reeve, 1859....10 mm. F++. Real lives up to the Latin species name when seen under magnification...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....42131...(1)...Mitrella conspersa Gaskoin, 1851....10 mm. F++.  With white and tan spiral bands...South Africa...$3 (1 available)


...30146...(3pr)...Mitrella eximia Reeve, 1846....8 to 10 mm. F++.  Yellow-tan Columbellidae  with fine brown lined & spotted pattern...Philippines...$3  (3 pairs available)


....33637...(1)...Mitrella gervillei Payraudeau, 1826....13 mm. F++. Yellow-tan & high spired, with toothed lip...Portugal...$5 (1 available)


....36800...(1)...Mitrella ligula Duclos, 1840....16 mm. F++. Intricate pattern of fine white vertical dashes on brown...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....22807...(8)...Mitrella moleculina Duclos, 1840....6 to 7 mm. F++.  Possibly named for its small size?...Philippines...$3 (8 available)


....19728...(3)...Mitrella ocellata Gmelin, 1791....10 to 11 mm. F++.  Nice, super-dark specimens...Cape Verde Islands...$2  (3 available)

....16607...(6)...Mitrella ocellata Gmelin, 1791....9 - 10 mm. F+.  Dark chocolate brown with lots of white dots...Cape Verde Islands...$2  (6 available)


....31326...(1)...Mitrella puella Sowerby, 1844....22 mm. F++.  Unusually pale specimen with minimal pattern in lightest pastel orange...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....28234...(1)...Mitrella puella Sowerby, 1844....21 mm. F++.  Highly elongate, with red-brown axial markings...Philippines...$2  (1 available)

SOLD....Mitrella puella Sowerby, 1844....16, 18 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....31733...(1)...Mitrella species....26 mm. F+.  Coffee brown with white clouded sutures...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....36877...(1pr)....Mitrella species....21 & 22 mm. F++. Interesting pair, one typically tan marked, the other in palest pastel pink...Philippines...$7 (1 pair available)

....32864...(1set)...Mitrella species....20 to 25 mm. F++.  Nice 4 piece pattern variety set including one jumbo specimen...Philippines...$10  (1 set available)

....30147...(1)..Mitrella species....22 mm. F++.  Big for this genus, brown with fine white speckled pattern...Philippines...$3  (1 available)


....39286...(+)...Nitidella carinata Hinds, 1844....6 to 8 mm. F+. Tiny yellow-tan Columbellidae with swollen shoulders and dark rimmed aperture...California...$3 for 2 (lots available)


....28686...(4prs)...Nitidella laevigata Linne, 1758....14 to 15 mm. F+.  Dark chocolate brown with fine white speckles...Venezuela...$3  (4 pairs available)


....28687...(2prs)...Nitidella nitida Lamarck, 1822....13 to 16 mm. F+.  Rich reddish brown with white mottled markings...Venezuela...$3 (2 pairs available)

....12555...(7pr)...Nitidella nitida Lamarck, 1822....10 - 11 mm. F+.  Nice light & dark phase pairs...Bahamas...$3  (7 available)


....37789...(1set)...Parametaria dupontii Kiener, 1849....21 to 30 mm. F+. Neat 3 piece growth & colour set...West Mexico...$10 (1 set available)

....37788...(8)...Parametaria dupontii Kiener, 1849....24 to 26 mm. F+. Good typical examples of this orange mottled Conidae look-alike...West Mexico...$4 (8 available)

....37790...(1set)...Parametaria dupontii Kiener, 1849....24 to 26 mm. F+. Four piece colour and pattern variation set...West Mexico...$12 (1 set available)


....37568...(1)...Parametaria macrostoma Reeve, 1859....24 mm. Large for the species, rich brown with spiral bands of lighter markings. Looks a lot like a Conus species but with slightly different lip...Costa Rica...$10 (1 available)

....37569...(1)...Parametaria macrostoma Reeve, 1859....21 mm. Orange-tan with a few lighter markings. In Columbellidae, but could easily be mistaken for a Cone at a glance...Costa Rica...$8 (1 available)


....34768...(1)...Pyrene cf. epamella Duclos, 1846....22 mm. F++. Pattern, people!! For pattern people....Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....36873...(1)...Pyrene epamella Duclos, 1836....21 mm. F++. Snow white with a pattern of brown dashes & axial squiggles...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


....33131...(1)...Pyrene flava Bruguiere, 1789....24 mm. F++. Large, fully adult examples with great pattern of white axial flames on orange-tan bands...Thailand...$3 (1 available)

....36876...(1)...Pyrene flava Bruguiere, 1789....22 mm. F++. Our supplier says its "the best for this species & a good size too"...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....28951...(1set)...Pyrene flava Bruguiere, 1789....18 to 22 mm. F+/F++.  Three piece set shows a range of shapes & red-brown patterns...Hawaii...$5  (1 set available)

....15665...(3sets)...Pyrene flava Bruguiere, 1789....16 - 22 mm. F+. cute sets of 3:   Orange to brown with white patches...Philippines...$3   (3 sets available)

....35560...(1)...Pyrene flava Bruguiere, 1789....20 mm. F++. Pretty orange with white markings & purple columella...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....36872...(1)...Pyrene ocellata Gmelin, 1791....17 mm. F++. Jet black with bold white spots...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....42320...(1)...Pyrene punctata Bruguiere, 1779....22 mm. F++.  Large, fat, prime example of this red-brown and white spotted Dove shell...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....42159...(1)...Pyrene cf. punctata Bruguiere, 1789....24 mm. F++.  Large for the specie, with axial pattern of mustard yellow & black...Somalia...$4 (1 available)

....36874...(1)...Pyrene punctata Bruguiere, 1789....17 mm. F++. Neat pattern of white specks & clouds against a red-brown background...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....12563...(1)...Pyrene scripta Lamarck, 1822....16 mm. F+.  White with orange & brown spotted bands...New Caledonia...$2  (1 available)

....15667...(1set)...Pyrene scripta Lamarck, 1822....8 - 14 mm. F+.  Extravagant variation!! Nice 15 piece colour pattern variations set...Philippines...$10  (1 available)


....27911...(4prs)...Pyrene sp.....9 to 11 mm. F++.  Squat, mostly white Columbellidae...Philippines...$4  (4 pairs available)


....36875...(1pr)....Pyrene testudinaria Link, 1807....14 mm. F++. Extreme colour pair, one patterned in brown, the other in orange...Philippines...$5 (1 pair available)


....12567...(9)...Strombina fusinoidea Dall, 1916....32 - 35 mm. F+.  Elongate white & rust...Mexico...$3  (9 available)


SOLD....Strombina maculosa Sowerby, 1832....23 to 25 mm. F++. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


DRILLIDAE

....42339...(1)...Drillia enna Dall, 1918....51 mm. F++.  Large, brown banded specimen in excellent condition...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....17625...(1)...Drillia scitecostata Sowerby. 1903....19 mm. F++.  Finely ribbed and step-spired Turrid...South Africa...$9 


EPITONIIDAE (link to Epitoniidae page)

ELLOBIIDAE

....12579...(1set)...Melampus coffeus Linne, 1758....14 - 18 mm. F+. Six piece variation set...Brazil...$3  (1 set available)

....12581...(2sets)...Melampus coffeus Linne, 1758....14 - 18 mm. F+. Four piece variation set...Brazil...$2  (2 sets available)


EULIMIDAE

....39916...(1)...Balcis specie....31.5 mm. F++ w/o.  Shiny pure white and big for the Eulimidae family, with gently twisted spire & complete with operc...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....17675...(5)...Haliella abyssicola Bartsch, 1917....9 - 11 mm. F++.  Almost never offered!!...Washington...$13  (5 available)


....34623...(1)...Melanella (Balcis) major Sowerby, 1834....25 mm. F++. Shiny white with spire distinctly bent to the right...South China Sea...$4 (1 available)


....15712...(4)...Mucronalia gigas Kuroda & Habe, 1950....6 - 8 mm. F+.  Nice white Melanella-type beastie...Philippines...$5   (4 available)


FICIDAE

....37744...(1)...Ficus communis Roding, 1798....65 to 75 mm. F+. Decent, gently beached specimens at a bargain price...Florida...$5 (1 available)

SOLD....Ficus communis Roding, 1798....79, 81 mm. F+. Caribbean.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35587...(1)...Ficus filosa Sowerby, 1892....60 mm. F++. Excellent example, with red-brown spiral cords & intact lip...Philippines...$10 (1 available)


....41469...(1)...Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....130 mm. F.  Nice full grown specimen, though with slightly rough lip & canal...ex col...$8 (1 available)   OVERSIZE

....38899...(1)...Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....119 mm. F+. Graceful & elegant, though lip has been lightly “improved”...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....38753...(4)...Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....95 to 100 mm. F+ high. Beautiful & elegant examples with good, if not perfect, lips...Philippines...$5 (4 available)

....27960..(1)..Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....165 mm. F+.  JUMBO example in shades of brown...Philippines...$30  (1 available)   OVERSIZE

....37747...(2)...Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....101, 106 mm. Long lovelies with tan axial lines & intact, finely crenulate lips...”East Asia”...$6 (2 available)

....29481...(1)...Ficus gracilis Sowerby, 1825....89 mm. F+.  Finely corded & brown mottled, with lip slightly filed to natural contours...Philippines...$4  (1 available)


....38565...(2)...Ficus investigatoris Smith, 1906....107, 111 mm. F+. Big, clean examples with distinct spire & shoulders. Some anterior lip chips but this is a scarce species...Somalia...$45 (2 available)


....38900...(1)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....93 mm. F+. A relatively heavy specie, with typically spotted & banded pattern. Center of lip lightly filed...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

....38752...(2)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigney, 1852....68, 70 mm. F++. With a nicely banded & spotted pattern and fully intact lips...Japan...$8 (2 available)

....31633...(1)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....89 mm. F+.  Beautifully brown patterned specimen, big and bulbose and with mostly great lip...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....34325...(1)....Ficus subintermedia Orbigney, 1852....79 mm. F++. Great specimen with intact, finely beaded lip...Tanzania...$6 (1 available)

....26381...(1)....Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....77 mm. F++.  Good, big example with small chip near canal...Sri Lanka...$6  (1 available)

....26382...(2)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....61, 63 mm. F++.  Fine brown speckled pattern & great lips...Sri Lanka...$5  (2 available)

....12687...(1)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....65 mm. F+.  Brown & white maculated bands. Solid lip...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....26383...(4)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigny, 1852....61 to 65 mm. F+.  Decent specimens still...Sri Lanka...$3  (4 available)

....25698...(8)...Ficus subintermedia Orbigney, 1852....52 to 56 mm. F++.  Beautiful species with subtly banded pattern...India...$5   (8 available)


....37746...(2)...Ficus ventricosa Sowerby, 1825....72, 77 mm. F+. Bargain specimens for those collections with space limitations...West Mexico...$5 (2 available)

SOLD....Ficus ventricosa Sowerby, 1825....92 mm. F+ high. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Ficus ventricosa Sowerby, 1825....86.5 mm. F+. West Mexico.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


FISSURELLIDAE

....37692...(3)...Diodora arnoldi McLean, 1966....24 to 29 mm. F+. Elongated ovals, finely ribbed & faintly rayed...West Mexico...$4 (3 available)


....37693...(3)...Diodora cayenensis Lamarck, 1822....24 to 27 mm. F+. Cream, finely ribbed and with angled hole...West Mexico...$3 (3 available)


SOLD....Diodora dysoni Reeve, 1850....20 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Diodora jaumei Aguayo & Rehder, 1936....29 mm. F. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37696...(5)...Diodora listeri Orbigny, 1842....26 to 30 mm. F. Beach specimens in decent condition...Florida...$3 (5 available)

SOLD....Diodora listeri Orbigny, 1842....16 mm. F+.  Florida.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Diodora quadrimaculata Reeve, 1850....16 to 20 mm. F++.  Australia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41659...(1)...Diodora sayi Dall, 1899....32 mm. F+.  Decent specimen with intact, finely crenulate margin...Florida...$3 (1 available)

SOLD....Diodora sayi Dall, 1899....12 mm. F+.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37697...(+)...Diodora specie....13 to 17 mm. F+. High spired & well ribbed, with concentric ridges & dark markings...West Mexico...$3 for 2 (lots available)


....12101...(4)...Emarginulla striatula Quoy & Gaimard, 1834....6.5 - 8.5mm. F+. Neat little slit limpets...New Zealand...$4 (4 available)


SOLD....Fissurella barbadensis Gmelin, 1791....20 to 33 mm. F to F+.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Fissurella barbadensis Gmelin, 1791....25 to 30 mm. F+. Florida.       shells sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41344...(1)...Fissurella bridgesi Reeve, 1849....67 mm. F++. Nice large, clean specimen with china white interior and brown rim...Chile...$23 (1 available)

....41345...(1)...Fissurella bridgesi Reeve, 1849....58 mm. F++. Good example of this scarce limpet...Chile...$18 (1 available)


SOLD....Fissurella latimarginata Sowerby, 1835....77 mm. F+. Chile.       shells sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39252...(4)...Fissurella listeri Orbigny, 1842....29 to 31 mm. F+. Heavily ribbed, deep tan with broad black rays and white interior...Bahamas...$3 for 2 (4 available)


....41347...(2)...Fissurella maxima Sowerby, 1835....118 to 121 mm. F++. Huge, heavy examples with tan on white exterior rays...Chile...$35 (2 available)  OVERSIZE


SOLD....Fissurella nimbosa Linne, 1758....27 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37700...(3)...Fissurella nodosa Born, 1778....28 to 31 mm. F. With strongly nodulose ribs...$3 (3 available)

SOLD....Fissurella nodosa Born, 1778....30 mm. F+. Bahamas.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Fissurella pulchra Sowerby, 1835....54 mm. F++. Chile.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37701...(+)...Fissurella rosea Gmelin, 1791....24 to 35 mm. F+. Fairly elomgate & coarsely ribbed, rayed with black & rusty pink...Florida...$4 for 2 (lots available)


....42171...(5)...Fissurella rubecula Linne, 1758....19 to 23 mm. F++.  Finely ribbed specie with pastel blue-green interior...Cameroon...$4 (5 available)


....41660...(2)...Fissurella rubropicta Pilsbry, 1890....20, 26 mm. F.  Decent beach specimens with lipstick red interior stain...Mexico...$4 (2 available)

....37702...(+)...Fissurella rubropicta Pilsbry, 1890....18 to 24 mm. F. Beach but decent ex col specimens with unusual blood red interior stain around the hole...West Mexico...$4 (lots available)


....26314...(1)...Fissurellidae sp.....15 mm. F+.  With fine cross-hatched sculpture...Who knows? Cute, tho!!...$3  (1 available)


....41661...(1)...Hemitoma tricarinata....21 mm. F++.  Large & high spired, with blue-green interior...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....42591...(5)...Lucapina suffusa Reeve, 1850....35 to 37 mm. F++.  Light tan with fine ribs and serrated rim...Florida...$6 (5 available)


SOLD....Megathura crenulata Sowerby, 1825....70 to 88 mm. F++. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....27366...(1)...Tugali elegans Gray, 1843....18 mm. F++.  White deep water limpet with amazing lat & long data...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....35370...(3)...Tugali elegans Gray, 1843....15 to 18 mm. F+. White Fissurellidae with finely cancellate surface...New Zealand...$5 (3 available)


HALIOTIDAE (link - they got promoted to their own page now!!)


HAMINOEIDAE

....42539...(1)...Atys cylindricus Helbling, 1779....23 mm. F++.  Good specimen of this all white Bubble shell with intact lip...Philippines...$6 (1 available)


....42540...(1)...Haminoea cf. cymbalum Quoy & Gaimard, 1835....13 mm. F+.  Translucent white globe...Philippines...$7 (1 available)


SOLD....Haminoea elegans Gray, 1825....11 - 14 mm. F+/F++.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37825...(2)...Haminoea solitaria ....12 to 15 mm. F+. Thinner than eggshell and more delicate too. How they can beach intact is incredible...Georgia...$3 (2 available)


HIPPONICIDAE

SOLD....Cheilea corrugata Broderip, 1834....20, 25 mm. F+. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....27414...(4)...Cheila equestris Linne, 1758....25 to 37 mm. F++.  Pure white, haphazard shape & with complete U shaped internal support...Philippines...$5  (4 available)

....26019...(2)...Cheilea equestris Linne, 1758....25 to 31 mm. F++.  Finely ribbed translucent white with diagnostic internal "horseshoe" structure...Philippines...$6  (2 available)

....26423...(1pr)...Cheilea equestris Linne, 1758....27 & 29 mm. F+.  Fascinating pair, one low spired like a limpet, the other high spired like a Capulus...Philippines...$10  (1 pair available)

....28007...(1)...Cheilea equestris Linne, 1758....20 mm. F++.  Like little white volcanoes...Philippines...$4  (1 available)


....37707...(3pr)...Hipponix antiquatus Linne, 1758....12 to 15 mm. F. Lightly beached examples with curved apex. Ex col originally identified as Capulus californicus...West Mexico...$3 (3 pair available)


....37708...(4pr)...Hipponix pilosus Deshayes, 1832....13 to 20 mm. F+. Has rows of fine, stiff, periostracal bristles...West Mexico...$3 (4 pair available)


HYDATINIDAE

....42293...(1)...Acteon variegatus Bruguiere, 1789....23.5 mm. F++.  Larger than average example with 3 bands of orange-tan chevrons. Does that make it a Sergeant?...Philippines...$24 (1 available)


....39176...(1)...Aplustrum amplustre Linne, 1758....14 mm. F++. With 4 brown spiral lines and without the pink colour of Philippine specimens...Fiji...$6 (1 available)

....32682...(1)...Aplustrum amplustre Linne, 1758....13 mm. F+.  With pastel pink bands edged in black...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....37021...(1)...Aplustrum amplustre Linne, 1758....10 mm. Gem. Not big but perfect example with twin pink bands lined with black...Philippines...$8 (1 available)

SOLD....Aplustrum amplustre Linne, 1758....18 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Hydatina albocincta Van der Hoeven, 1839....54 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39256...(1)...Hydatina physis Linne, 1758....24 mm. F++. Delicate, fine brown lined bubble shell...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Hydatina physis Linne, 1758....34 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Hydatina zonata Lightfoot, 1786....39 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


HYDROBIDAE

....37388...(+)...Hydrobia minuta Totten, 1834....1 to 2 mm. F+. Brown micro snail too tiny to photograph...Atlantic Canada...$5 for 2 (lots available)


JANTHINIDAE

SOLD....Janthina globosa Swainson, 1822....11 to 14 mm. F+. Panama?       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


LITTORINIDAE

SOLD....Echininus cumingi fm. spinulosus Philippi, 1847....14 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12695...(13)...Echininus nodulosus Pfeiffer, 1839....13 - 16 mm. F++ .  Dark brown with white spines...Bahamas...$3 for 2  (13 available)


....34398...(3)...Lacuna pallidula Da Costa, 1778....6 to 7 mm. F++ w/operc. Small, mustard tan wide mouthed Littorinidae...Iceland...$5 (3 available)


....30732...(4)...Littorina angulifera Lamarck, 1822....21 to 28 mm. F+ w/operc.  Typical examples complete with operculums....Turks & Caicos...$2  (4 available)

....12692...(1sets)...Littorina angulifera Lamarck, 1822....20 - 25 mm. F+. Contrasting set of three...Florida...$3 (1 sets available)

....30062...(1set)...Littorina angulifera Lamarck, 1822....21 to 22 mm. F++.  3 piece set shows nice variability of stripe patterns...Bahamas...$4 (1 set available)

....30063...(1pr)...Littorina angulifera Lamarck, 1822....21 & 23 mm. F++.  Good light & dark pattern pair...Bahamas...$3  (1 pair available)

SOLD....Littorina angulifera Lamarck, 1822....21 to 26 mm. F++.  Bahamas.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39267...(3)...Littorina aspera Philippi, 1846....15 to 17 mm. F++. Strongly spiral ribbed and with dark brown aperture, several with opercs...West Mexico...$3 for 2 (3 available)


....37777...(2prs)...Littorina irrorata Say, 1822....19 to 24 mm. F+. Spirally grooved & with orange columella & parietal stain...Florida...$3 for 2 (2 pairs available)


....12698...(4)...Littorina lineolata Orbigny, 1840....17 - 21 mm. F+. White with brown wavy lines...Tobago...$2 for 2  (4 available)

....37826...(3prs)...Littorina lineolata Orbigny, 1840....15 to 18 mm. F+ high. With bold black & white pattern & spiral grooves...Florida...$3 (3 pairs available)

....12697...(10)...Littorina lineolata Orbigny, 1840....16 - 18 mm. F+. White & brown wavy lines...Tobago...$2 for 2  (5 available)

....28790...(7)...Littorina lineolata Orbigny, 1840....10 to 12 mm. F++ w/operc.  Gray with black apperture...Cuba...$3 for 2  (7 available)


....12690...(2pr)...Littorina nebulosa Lamarck, 1822....10 - 13 mm. F+ w/operc. Gray & tan...Venezuela...$2 (2 pair available)

....12691...(3pr)...Littorina nebulosa fm. tessellata Philippi, 1847....11 - 14 mm. F+ w/operc. Gray with tan checks...Venezuela...$3 for 2 (3 pairs available)


....30378...(7prs)...Littorina peruviana Sowerby, 1832....9 to 11 mm. F++.  Petit periwinkles, zebra striped in chocolate brown & white...Peru...$3  (7 pairs available)


....25703...(1pr)...Littorina cf. pintado Wood, 1828....10 to 11 mm. F++ w/operc.  Gray with brown & white spotted spiral cords, complete with tiny opercs...India...$2  (1 pair available)


....38421...(1pr)....Littorina scabra Linne, 1758....20 & 30 mm. F+ high. One very big one and one more typically sized specimen make up this odd couple...Philippines...$4 (1 pair available)

....36675...(1)...Littorina scabra Linne, 1758....22 mm. F++. Don’t pick it, it’ll never heal! Excellent specimen with fully intact lip...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....31167...(11sets)...Littorina scabra Linne, 1758....15 to 20 mm. F+.  Lots of different yellow & dark brown patterns...sets of 3 contrasting specimens for $5  (11 sets available)

....31240...(9prs)...Littorina scabra Linne, 1758....12 to 16 mm. F++.  Unusually pale yellow colour form...Philippines...$3 for 2  (9 pairs available)


....36674...(1)...Littorina species....17 mm. F++. Strongly spiral corded, in pastel yellow with a pink apex...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....12699...(4sets)...Littorina undulata Gray, 1839....9 - 16 mm. F+. White, gray, brown; highly variable. Set of 5...Bali...$3  (4 sets available)


....30379...(2)...Littorina species....21 mm. F+.  Speckled in shades of yellowish tan...Peru...$3  (2 available)

....32982...(7)...Littorina species....15 to 18 mm. F+.  With gray spotted squarish spiral cords...Peru...$3  (7 available)

....32360...(1pr)...Littorina species....15 mm. F+.  Unusually spiral corded, Pastel yellowish, one of the pair with brown spiral bands too. Possibly colour forms of L. scabra...Philippines...$5  (1 pair available)


SOLD....Littorina ziczac Gmelin, 1791....19 to 28 mm. F+. Florida.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....19733...(2)...Nodilittorina punctata Gmelin, 1791....12 to 14 mm. F++.  Unusual tan colour & banded pattern...Sao Tome Island...$3  (2 available)

....19732...(5)...Nodilittorina punctata Gmelin, 1791....10 to 11 mm. F++.  Dark gray with a network of fine white spots...Cape Verde Islands...$2  (5 available)


SOLD....Nodilittorina striata King & Broderip, 1832....15 to 16 mm. F++.  Cape Verde Islands.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37774...(12)...Nodilittorina tuberculata Menke, 1828....14 to 17 mm. Dark gray with lots of short white spines...Bahamas...$5 for 3 (12 available)


....37779...(3prs)...Tectarius coronatus Valenciennes, 1832....28 to 32 mm. F++. Pretty pastel orange with black sutural line & strongly beaded...Philippines...$4 (3 pairs available)

....22122...(5sets)..Tectarius coronatus Valenciennes, 1832....20 to 27 mm. F+.  Banded & beaded to the max...Philippines...$5 for 3  (5 sets available)


....39331...(5)...Tectarius cumingi Philippi, 1847....10 to 11 mm. F+. Cute pastel orange tinted spiny winkles...Japan...$3 (5 available)


....19738...(2)...Tectarius granosus Philippi, 1851....9 to 10 mm. F++.  Multiple rows of short, blunt spines...Sao Tome Island...$3  (2 available)


....37775...(4)...Tectarius muricatus Linne, 1758....25 to 26 mm. F++. Nice ones, about as big as they get & with good lips...Bahamas...$3 (4 available)

....37776...(3pr)...Tectarius muricatus Linne, 1758....20 to 23 mm. F++. Nice examples with intact lips...Bahamas...$4 (3 pair available)

....12700...(4)...Tectarius muricatus Linne, 1758....20 - 22 mm. F++. Gray to white with many rows of spines...Bahamas...$2 for 2  (4 available)

....20458...(5)...Tectarius muricatus Linne, 1758....19 to 20 mm. F+ w/operc.  Good, clean, uneroded specimens...Grenada...$3 for 2  (5 available)

SOLD....Tectarius muricatus Linne, 1758....15 to 19 mm. F++ w/operc.  Cuba.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38711...(1)...Tectarius pagodus Linne, 1758....49 mm. F++. Good example, orange with black spiral lines and intact lip...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....38708...(2)...Tectarius tectumpersicum Linne, 1758....60, 62 mm. F+. Jumbo examples of this Littorinidae, similar to T. pagodus but with higher spire & more rows of spines...Philippines...$5 (2 available)

....38709...(6)...Tectarius tectumpersicum Linne, 1758....50 to 57 mm. F++. Lighter coloured, higher spired & more spinous than the closely related T. pagodus...Philippines...$4 (6 available)


MELONGENIDAE

SOLD....Busycon canaliculatum Linne, 1758....65 to 126 mm. F+/F++. Georgia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon canaliculatum Linne, 1758....78 to 120 mm. F+/F++. Georgia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38006...(2)...Busycon carica Gmelin, 1791....75 to 84 mm. F+. Gently beached examples with intact lips...Florida...$5 (2 available)

SOLD....Busycon carica Gmelin, 1791....104 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon carica Gmelin, 1791....95 mm. F+. Florida.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39917...(1)...Busycon coarctatum Sowerby, 1825....84 mm. F+.  Nice specimen of this restricted range specie, with nicely intact lip...Mexico...$15 (1 available)


....38761...(1)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....148 mm. F+. Shows the transition from juvenile brown lined pattern to the clear, white unlined adult form...Florida...$10 (1 available)

....38762...(3)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....110 to 114 mm. F++ w/operc. Good late juveniles complete with opercs show remains of the brown vertical lined pattern...Florida...$6 (2 available) OVERSIZE

....29617...(2)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....175 to 185 mm. F+ high w/operc.  Good specimens with decent lip & canal...Florida...$6  (2 available)   OVERSIZE

....32195...(2)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....142, 143 mm. F+ 1w/operc.  Good sized starters with lots of brown axial lip lines...Florida...$5  (2 available)

....32196...(3)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....115 to 134 mm. F++ w/operc.  Mid-sized specimens with decent lips & complete with opercs...Florida...$5  (3 available)

....26186...(1)...Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....130 mm. F+ w/operc.  Live-taken left handed lovely...Florida...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....205 mm. F+ w/operc.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....170 mm. F+ w/operc. Florida.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon contrarium fm. aspinosum....111 mm. F++ w/operc. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon contrarium Conrad, 1840....102 & 104 mm. F+ 1 w/operc. Sweet pair...Florida.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Busycon sinistrum Hollister, 1958....156 mm. F++ w/operc. Gulf of Mexico.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....15245...(1)...Busycon spiratum Lamarck, 1816....78 mm. F+  (some lip chips). Yellow to light orange...Florida...$5  (1 available)

....38896...(1)...Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....83 mm. F+. Great specimen with intact, sinuous lip, smooth, tan interior & brown axial markings...Florida...$6 (1 available)

....38897...(1set)...Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....35 to 87 mm. F+. Great 6 piece growth series...Florida...$20 (1 set available)

....37851...(3)...Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....65 to 76 mm. F+. Ex col juvenile specimens but with fully intact, sinuous lip...Florida...$4 (3 available)

....38893...(1)...Busycon spiratum fm. spiratum Lamarck, 1816....111 mm. F. Nice sized beach specimen but a little rough at the lip...Texas...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....109 mm. F+. Florida.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon spiratum Lamarck, 1816....81 mm. F++. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....136 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon spiratum fm. pyruloides Say, 1822....84 mm. F+high w/operc. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Busycon spiratum fm. Lamarck, 1816....118 mm. F++ w/operc. Texas.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Hemifusus tuba Gmelin, 1791....97 mm. F++. Japan.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38877...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....83 mm. F+ high. Albinistic. With one brown spiral band on white, and even it disappears nearing the outer li...Florida...$7 (1 available)

....31487...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....96 mm. F+.  Large, light colour phase specimen, white with just a few intermittent brown bands and good lip...Florida...$5  (1 available)   OVERSIZE

....31204...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....90 mm. F++.  Mid-sized unspined specimen with nicely intact lip...Peru...$5  (1 available)

....31488...(2)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....83, 87 mm. F+.  Good, typically brown banded examples...Florida...$4  (2 available)   OVERSIZE

....17639...(6)...Melongena corona  Gmelin, 1791....63 - 81 mm. F+ w/operc.  Typical form, nice examples...Florida...$3  (6 available)

....19332...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....75 mm. F++.  Solid, well marked specimen with lip & spines mostly intact...Florida...$3  (1 available)

....12996...(2)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....63, 65 mm. F+ w/operc. Typical form, nice specimens, great data...Florida...$3  (2 available)

....12995...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....56 mm. F+ w/operc. Spiny juvenile...Florida...$3  (1 available)

....17637...(1set)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....44 - 50 mm. F/F+.  Nice 3 piece set showing colour variations. No opercs...Florida...$5  (1 set available)

....17636..(1)..Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....46 mm. F+ w. operc.  Nice 3 piece set showing colour variations...Florida...$6  (1 available)

....37728...(8)...Melongena corona ssp. altispira Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1934....31 to 36 mm. F+. Slightly junior specimens , but showing the high spire & numerous shoulder spines nicely...Florida...$2 (8 available)

....38879...(1)...Melongena corona ssp. bispinosa Philippi, 1844....70 mm. F++. Odd & unusual specimen has forked shoulder spines...Florida...$9 (1 available)

....12992...(1)...Melongena corona ssp. bispinosa Philippi, 1844....66 mm. F+ w/operc. Extra rows of spines...Florida...$7  (1 available)

....37727...(2)...Melongena corona ssp. bispinosa Philippi, 1844....53, 64 mm. F+ high. Nice ex col specimens, slightly worn on the spire but with good lip & an extra row of shoulder spines...Florida...$6 (2 available)

SOLD....Melongena corona ssp.bispinosa Philippi, 1844....82 mm. F++. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Melongena corona ssp. altispira Pilsbry & Vanetta, 1934....31 mm. F++ w/operc.  Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Melongena galeodes Lamarck....43 mm. F++. ”East Indies”.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38013...(1)...Melongena melongena Linne, 1758....72 mm. F+. Spineless sub-adult, boldly banded & lined in brown...Venezuela...$6 (1 available)


SOLD....Melongena myristica Roding, 1798....50 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Melongena paradisiaca Roding, 1798....50, 52 mm. F++. ”East Indies”.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....33347...(1)...Melongena patula Broderip & Sowerby, 1829....126 mm. F+.  Decent, large  specimen of this spineless species with intact though slightly rough lip...$10  (1 available)

....19328...(1)...Melongena patula Brod. & Sow. 1829....91 mm. F.  Lip is good, but apex & canal chipped...Mexico...$4  (1 available)

....34243...(1)...Melongena patula Broderip & Sowerby, 1829....87 mm. F+. Interesting specimen with intact apex, lip & thick brown velvety periostracum...Mexico...$4 (1 available)


....39367...(1)...Pugilina cochlidium Linne, 1758....83 mm. F+. High spired freak form looks a bit like Hemifusus....India...$7 (1 available)

....35737...(1)...Pugilina cochlidium Linne, 1758....76 mm. F+. Nice example with intact, slightly flared & thickened lip & low shoulder knobs...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

SOLD....Pugilina cochlidium Linne, 1758....118, 110 mm. F++.  India.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


NEW....42793...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....192 mm. F+.  Jumbo specimen has partial perio and mature, thickened lip. Canal has a couple of tiny chips...Cameroon...$32 (1 available)

NEW....42794...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....107 mm. F+.  Unusual cinnamon brown coloured juvenile example...Cameroon...$10 (1 available)

....42466...(3)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....172 to 178 mm. F++ w/perio.   Huge, fresh taken specimens with shiny black interiors and flaky brown perio. Biggest in Rice is 155mm. for $25...Cameroon...$30 (3 available)

....42614...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....45 mm. F+.  Neat three-whorled juvenile. Start a growth series...Cameroon...$5 (1 available)

....42282...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....105 mm. F+.  Mid-sized nicely banded example...Cameroon...$7 (1 available)

....41818...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....180 mm. F++. Monster specimen with perfect lip & canal, and complete with fuzzy periostracum...Cameroon...$30 (1 available)

....41819...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....174 mm. F+. Big fresh example with periostracum, but with a lip chip...Cameroon...$25 (1 available)

....41820...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....160 mm. F++. Big, cleaned example with fully intact lip...Cameroon...$25 (1 available)

....41821...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....152 mm. F++. Good sized clean specimen in great condition...Cameroon...$10 (1 available)

....41822...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....146 mm. F++. Nice specimen, with good lip and a few traces of periostracum...Cameroon...$9 (1 available)

....41823...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....128 mm. F++. Not huge but shiny black & with good lip...Cameroon...$8 (1 available)

....41625...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....175 mm. F++.  Big, beautiful, fully intact specimen, with most of the fuzzy brown periostracum...Cameroon...$30 (1 available)

....41626...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....165 mm. F+.  Very fresh dead, still with the periostracum fully intact, but with a sliver missing from the lip...Cameroon...$25 (1 available)

....41627...(1)...Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....119 mm. F++.  Nice fresh example with good lip and complete periostracum...Cameroon...$12 (1 available)

SOLD....Pugilina morio Linne, 1758....117 mm. F+ high. India.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37726...(2)...Volema myristica Roding, 1798....45, 46 mm. F+. Good examples with intact finely crenulate lip & thickened parietal glaze...Philippines...$7 (2 available)

SOLD....Volema myristica Roding, 1798....50 mm. F+. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


MODULIDAE

....37771...(1pr)...Modulus cerodes Adams, 1851....18 mm. F. Beach but decent example...West Mexico...$4 (1 pair available)


....37772...(2prs)...Modulus disculus Philippi, 1846....14 to 17 mm. F/F+. Good sized decent beach examples...West Mexico...$5 for 2 (2 pairs available)


NASSARIIDAE

....36658...(2)...Buccinanops deformis King, 1831....30 to 35 mm. F++ w/operc. Interesting Nassaridae, dark gray with orange columellar callus & brown interior...Argentina...$5 (2 available)


....42119...(2)...Buccinanops duartei Klappenbach, 1961....27, 28 mm. F+.  Like a small, fat Bullia...Brazil...$4 (2 available)


....42549...(2)...Buccinanops gradatus Deshayes, 1844....58, 52 mm. Good ex col examples with well developed aperture...Uruguay...$7 (2 available)

SOLD....Buccinanops gradatus Deshayes, 1844....84 mm. F+ w/operc.  Uruguay.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Buccinanops gradatus Deshayes, 1844....71 mm. F+ high w/operc.  Uruguay.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39181...(4)...Bullia digitalis Dillwyn, 1817....22 to 27 mm. F+. Decent though probably beached examples...South Africa...$3 for 2 (4 available)


....42173...(1)...Bullia mauritiana Gray, 1839....38 mm. F+.  Unusually pointy apex on this endemic Nassaridae....Somalia...$7 (1 available)

....38560...(12)...Bullia mauritiana Gray, 1839....40 to 45 mm. F++. Creamy white & nearly smooth, with amazingly pointed apex...Somalia...$6 (12 available)

....39633...(1)...Bullia mauritiana Gray, 1839....30 mm. F++.  Fresh example, rich tan with white sutural cord...Somalia...$6 (1 available)


....38561...(4prs)...Bullia species....27 to 30 mm. F++. Pairs of this Nassarid, one brown & one white with a tan band. Close to B. mauritiana but smaller & with axial spire sculpture, compared to spiral ridges on mauritiana...Somalia...$9 (4 pairs available)


....41898...(3)...Bullia vittata Linne, 1767....32 to 37 mm. F+.  Smooth & shiny high spired specimens...Somalia...$3 (3 available)

....24010...(8)...Bullia vittata Linne, 1758....40 to 48 mm. F++.  Nice specimens with complete lips...India...$4 (4 pairs available)

....12766...(1)....Bullia vittata Linne, 1767....47 mm. F++ w/operc. Light gray with good lip & rarely retained small operc...India...$5


....12767...(2)...Cyclope neritea Linne, 1758....11 - 13 mm. F+. Brown & gray with white base...Adriatic Sea...$3 for 2  (2 available)


...41912...(2)...Cyllene grayi Reeve, 1846....17, 18 mm. F+.  Endemic Nassaridae with purplish basal stain...Somalia...$7 (1 available)


SOLD....Demoulia retusa Lamarck, 1816....23 mm. F++. South Africa.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....30959...(2)...Demoulia ventricosa Lamarck, 1816....18, 19 mm. F++ w/operc.  Fat & funny little Nassaridae with domed apex & tan speckled pattern...South Africa...$7  (2 available)

SOLD....Demoulia ventricosa Lamarck, 1816....21 - 22 mm. F++.  South Africa.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....25237...(1)...Hinia braziliana Lamarck, 1822....16 mm. F++.  Smooth, white, high spired Nassariidae...Australia...$4  (1 available)


....18401...(3sets)...Hinia incrassata Strom, 1768....8 - 13 mm. F+.  Nice 6 piece colour/pattern variation sets from cream to brown...Italy...$10  (3 sets available)


....36552...(1)...Nassarius acuminatus Marrat, 1880....22 mm. F++. Wonderfully smooth & shiny, with finely toothed lower lip...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....38471...(1)...Nassarius albescens Dunker, 1846....18 mm. F+. Granulose white Nassa with two brown spiral bands...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....35676...(2)...Nassarius albescens Dunker, 1846....14 to 17 mm. F++. All white form with dark apex...Philippines...$3 for both (2 available)

....12740...(10)...Nassarius albescens Dunker, 1846....11 - 14 mm. F+.   White with gray apex...Bali...$2 for 3 (10 available)

....35677...(1)...Nassarius cf. albescens Dunker, 1846....12 mm. F++. Unusual specimen with 2 brown spiral lines...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....41753...(5)...Nassarius arcularius Linne, 1758....21 to 24 mm. F++.  Also known as N. coronatus. White, with hugely swollen shield...Somalia...$3 (5 available)


....42545...(1)...Nassarius comptus Adams, 1852....23 mm. F++.  Fresh example with channeled suture and bands of brown spots...Philippines...$6 (1 available)


....34599...(1)...Nassarius conoidalis Deshayes, 1832....25 mm. F++. Strongly sculptured, with beaded suture & fat body whorl...South China Sea...$3 (1 available)


....41913...(1)...Nassarius concinnus Powis, 1835....18 mm. F+.  Finely beaded and with 3 tan bands...Somalia...$4 (1 available)


....42546...(3)...Nassarius excellens Kuroda & Habe, 1961....21 to 23 mm. F++.  Smooth and silky species with nice lips...Philippines...$4 (3 available)


....38014...(1)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....102 mm. F+. Large example, banded in brown & with white, up-turned shoulder spines...Florida...$7 (1 available)

....38016...(1pr)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....63, 64 mm. F+. Great extreme pair, from nearly white to mostly brown, both with fine, intact lips...Florida...$8 (1 pair available)

....38015...(2sets)...Melongena corona Gmelin, 1791....66 to 80 mm. F+. Fantastic 5 piece pattern display sets, from nearly all white with a few brown spiral lines, to dark chocolate brown with a few white & tan lines...Florida...$15 (2 set available) OVERSIZE


....41914...(1)...Nassarius coronatus Bruguiere, 1789....21 mm. F+.  With heavy white parietal shield...Somalia...$3 (1 available)

....41290...(1)...Nassarius coronatus Bruguiere, 1789....24 mm. F++.  With big white parietal shield and lots of A lip wrinkles...Somalia...$3 (1 available)


...35678...(1)...Nassarius crenoliratus Adams, 1852....14 mm. F++. Black & knobby with purple interior...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....41915...(1)...Nassarius desmoulioides Sowerby, 1903....16 mm. F++.  Well inflated and with strongly beaded ribs...Somalia...$4 (1 available)


....39274...(+)...Nassarius dominulus Tapperone-Canefri....9 to 11 mm. F+. Ex col specimens identified as dominulus (not in Rice)...Japan...$3 for 2 (lots available)


....37849...(1set)...Nassarius dorsatus Roding, 1798....24 to 36 mm. F++. Good 4 piece growth & colour set shows subtle variations of hue...”Indo Pacific”...$15 (1 set available)

....12754...(1)...Nassarius dorsatus Roding, 1798....35 mm. F+.   Purple-gray with brown dorsum...India...$4  (1 available)

....37850...(1set)...Nassarius dorsatus Roding, 1798....26 to 27 mm. F++. Nice 3 piece set shows light, medium & dark colour phases...”Indo Pacific”...$8 (1 set available)

....36845...(1)...Nassarius distortus Adams, 1852....26 mm. F++. Nice, elegant gray lined species with brown dorsal blotch...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....36847...(1)...Nassarius cf. dorsatus Roding, 1798....24 mm. F++. Similar to dorsatus but with axial ridges on spire & back and with thick white lip & parietal callus. Our supplier thinks it could be an unpublished species...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

....15713...(1)...Nassarius dorsatus Roding, 1798....23 mm. F+.  White with brown blotched banding...Philippines...$3  (1 available)


....12744...(1)...Nassarius elatus Gould, 1846....15 mm. F++.   Tan with brown spots and smooth...Portugal...$8  (1 available)


....42301...(1)...Nassarius fissilabris Adams, 1852....9 mm. F++.  A beautiful little specie you should check out under a lens...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....37992...(1)...Nassarius fossatus Gould, 1849....42 mm. F+. Decent, if beach example...West Mexico...$3 (1 available)

....39129...(2)...Nassarius fossatus Gould, 1849....39 to 42 mm. F++. Nice large examples with fully intact, finely dentate lips...California...$5 (2 available)

SOLD....Nassarius fossatus Gould, 1849....31 & 35 mm. F++ 1w/operc.   California.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36844...(1)...Nassarius gaudiosus fm. zonalis Adams, 1852....15 mm. F++. Lovely brown on yellow banded colour form...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....27155...(8)...Nassarius glabratus Sowerby, 1842....10 to 12 mm. F++.  Tiny & shiny, with brown spotted, wrinkled, sutural band...Senegal...$5  (8 available)


....12748...(3)...Nassarius globosus Quoy & Gaimard, 1833....11 mm. F++. Chocolate brown with white callous...Samoa...$2 for 3 (3 available)


....41754...(1)...Nassarius graniferus Kiener, 1834....18 mm. F++.  With highly swollen shield and strongly nodulose back...Somalia...$3 (1 available)


....42328...(1)...Nassarius gruneri Dunker, 1846....14 mm. F++.  Short spired and inflated, with lots of nodules...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....35680...(1)...Nassarius gruneri Dunker, 1846....13 mm. F++. Plump little Nassa with nudulose surface texture...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....39276...(1)...Nassarius hirtus Kiener, 1849....33 mm. F+. Dark brown with strong axial ridges but almost no spiral sculpture...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....30151...(1)..Nassarius limnaeformis Dunker, 1847....18 mm. F++. With brown lined white rimmed apperture...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....36848...(1)...Nassarius limnaeformis Dunker, 1847....18 mm. F++. Smooth & shiny, with well developed lip & parietal shield...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....29366...(9)...Nassarius cf. limnaeformis Dunker, 1847....13 to 14 mm. F++.  Brown & white mottled, with varixed & lyrate lip...Philippines...$4  (9 available)


....34600...(1)...Nassarius cf. livescens Philippi, 1849....18 mm. F++. Brown banded over numerous close spaced axial ribs...South China Sea...$3 (1 available)

....35681...(1)...Nassarius livescens Philippi, 1849....15 mm. F++. Smooth small species with gray on cream axial markings......Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....31206...(4)...Nassarius luteostoma Broderip & Sowerby, 1829....19 to 23 mm. F+/F++.  Fat, gray-brown & high spired, with yellow-cream lip & parietal shield...Peru...$5 for 2  (4 available)


....15833...(2)...Nassarius luridus Gould, 1849....15 - 16 mm. F++.  Gray with brown bands & white lip...Philippines...$2  (2 available)

....12750...(3)...Nassarius luridus Gould, 1849....17 - 19 mm. F+.   White & gray with brown bands...Fiji...$2  (3 available)


....36850...(1)...Nassarius margaritiferus Dunker, 1847....24 mm. F++. Good sized example, lightly banded with dark brown on white...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....36843...(1)...Nassarius margaritiferus Dunker, 1847....19.5 mm. F++. Nicely brown blotched dark colour form...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


....39275...(3)...Nassarius mendicus Gould, 1849....14 to 18 mm. F+. Fine spiral lined with knobby axial ridges and fine lips...California...$3 (3 available)


....31897...(7)...Nassarius myristicatus Hinds, 1844....23 to 30 mm. F+/F++  some w/opercs.  With strong, knobby, gray axial ridges...Panama...$4  (7 available)


....37376...(+)...Nassarius obsoletus Say, 1822....16 to 20 mm. F+. Virtually smooth, with dark purple-black aperture...Atlantic Canada...$3 (lots available)


....31807...(2)...Nassarius olivaceus Bruguiere, 1789....40 to 43 mm. F++.  Top condition specimens with all lip teeth & complete parietal shield...Thailand...$4  (2 available)

....24062...(3)...Nassarius olivaceus Bruguiere, 1789....30 to 35 mm. F++.  Dark, shiny, with full serate lips...India...$5  (3 available)

....26093...(3)...Nassarius olivaceus Bruguiere, 1789....26 to 27 mm. F++.  Shiny, in shades of tan, complete with dentate lower lip...Philippines...$5  (3 available)

....12752...(3prs)...Nassarius olivaceus Bruguiere, 1789....13 - 15 mm. F+.   Tan & brown, with rusty stain at base...Bali...$2  (3 pairs available)


....32017...(1)...Nassarius papillosus Linne, 1758....41 mm. F++.  Covered in neat rows of nodules, with apex & super-spiny lip intact...Philippines...$6  (1 available)


....25265...(1)...Nassarius particeps Hedley, 1915....26 mm. F++.  Big specimen, spirally lined & tan blotched...Australia...$4  (1 available)

....20701...(3)...Nassarius particeps Hedley, 1915....23 to 24 mm. F++.  Smooth & fat, with tan mottling & brown spiral lines...Australia...$3   (3 available)


....42300...(1)...Nassarius pullus Linne, 1758....11.5 mm F++.  Neat dwarf specimen with completely developed parietal shield...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....15835...(1)....Nassarius pullus Linne, 1758....22 mm. F+.  Cream to gray-brown...Philippines...$2  (1 available)

....24060...(14prs)...Nassarius cf. pullus Linne, 1758....19 to 22 mm. F++.  Similar to pullus but with dark brown (not gray) body, long axial ribs & tan  (not white) parietal callous...India...$4  (14 pairs available)

....12757...(4prs)..Nassarius pullus Linne, 1758....16 - 21 mm. F+/F++ (3 smallest w/operc.). Gray with orange callus shield...India...$3  (4 pairs available)


....39255...(3)...Nassaria recurva Sowerby, 1859....35 to 38 mm. F++. Nicely sculptured examples with spirally corded axial ridges and good lips...Taiwan...$4 (3 available)


SOLD....Nassarius rhinetes Berry, 1953....27 mm. F+. West Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39130...(8)...Nassaria Hindsia) sinensis Sowerby, 1876....34 to 37 mm. White, with intact, fully developed, thick lip varix, some with brown markings...Taiwan...$4 (1 avaialble)


SOLD....Nassarius siquijorensis Adams, 1852....25 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35077...(1)...Nassarius species....31 mm. F+.  High spired & finely sculptured, with thick varix at the lip...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....30189...(1)..Nassarius species....26 mm. F++.  Similar shape to N. olivaceus but white with just a few tan markings...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....32018...(1)...Nassarius species....24 mm. F+.  With strongly channeled or ledged sutures & twin intermittent tan bands...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....30797...(1)...Nassarius species....23 mm. F+.  With high apex & deeply channeled sutures...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....34778...(2)...Nassarius species....21, 22 mm. F++. Our supplier notes this is a rare, new, lightweight deepwater species. Has strongly keeled & channeled sutures & twin bands of brown markings over a virtually smooth body...Philippines...$10 (2 available)

....32985...(4)...Nassarius species....21 mm. F++.  Dark gray with pastel orange lip & parietal shield...Peru...$4  (4 available)

....36852...(1)...Nassarius species....20 mm. F++. High spired & with well channeled sutures. Supplier says it's rare...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....35076...(1)...Nassarius species....20 mm. F+.  Similar to N. livescens but much lighter colouration, possibly albinistic...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....34452...(2)...Nassarius species....20 mm. F++. Smooth, tan banded species with white spiny lip & lyrate aperture...Thailand...$5 (2 available)

....30796...(2)...Nassarius species....19, 20 mm. F+. Golden tan banded with white spots...Philippines...$4  (2 available)

....23468...(11)...Nassarius species...10 to 11 mm. F++.  Neat little species (not N. pullus), with a parietal shield all the way to the apex & an axially ridged back...Zanzibar...$3  (11 available)

SOLD....Nassarius species....31 mm. F++. Tanzania.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38917...(1)...Nassarius splendidulus fm. dunkeri Bryan, 1915....10.5 mm. F+. Cute white Nassa with two thin spiral bands...Hawaii...$4 (1 available)


....24061...(14prs)...Nassarius stolatus Gmelin, 1791....18 to 20 mm. F++.  Bold white & gray bands over strong axial ribs...India...$3  (14 pairs available)


....42299...(1)...Nassarius subspinosus Lamarck, 1822....16 mm. F++.  Richly brown banded specimen with nodulose dorsal “spines”...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....36851...(1)...Nassarius subspinosus Lamarck, 1822....15.5 mm. F++. Elegant species, white, gray & black with strongly spinous axial ridges...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....27891...(4pr)...Nassarius subspinosus Lamarck, 1822....12 to 15 mm. F+.  Pairs of different black & gray banded patterns with white knobs...Philippines...$3  (4 pairs available)

....12758...(1pr)...Nassarius subspinosus Lamarck, 1822....12 - 13 mm. F+.  White & spiney with dark spiral bands...Philippines...$3 (1 pair available)

SOLD....Nassarius subspinosus Lamarck, 1822....13 - 15 mm. F (crabbed). Fiji.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....35682...(1pr)....Nassarius sufflatus Gould, 1860....16 mm. F++. Nice light & dark pair...Philippines...$5 (1 pair available)


....37375...(2)...Nassarius trivittatus Say, 1822....18, 20 mm. F++. Well beaded, fully adult examples with complete lip & parietal glaze...Atlantic Canada...$5 (2 available)


....12762...(4)...Nassarius vaucheri Pallary, 1906....12 - 13 mm. F++. Tan & brown, high spired & ridged. Elegant!...Portugal...$6  (4 available)

....15129...(2)...Nassarius vaucheri Pallary, 1906....10 - 12 mm. F++.  Strongly ribbed, tan with brown bands...Portugal...$5  (2 available)


....38472...(4)...Nassarius velatus Gould, 1850....18 to 20 mm. F+. Smooth black examples with creamy yellow columella & lip...Philippines...$5 (4 available)

....35683...(1)...Nassarius (Zeuxis) velatus Gould, 1850....18 mm. F++. Black Philippine form with light aperture...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....12761...(1pr)...Nassarius vibex Say, 1822....10 - 15 mm. F.  Light & dark pair...Florida...$2  (1 pair available)


....27156...(8)...Nassarius vinctus Marrat, 1877....10 to 11 mm. F+.  Small, with 2 red-brown bands & strong axial ridges...Angola...$4  (8 available)


....41972...(2)...Nassarius wolffi Knudsen, 1956....32, 33 mm. F++.  Nice intact specimens of this finely granulate specie...Mauritania...$7 (2 available)

....37140...(1)...Nassarius wolffi Knudsen, 1956....40 mm. F+ w/operc. Jumbo specimen with finely cancellate surface sculpture that almost looks like basket-weave. Complete with good lip & operc...Namibia...$11 (1 available)


....38424...(1)...Nipponaphera habei Petit, 1972....18 mm. F++. Orange-tan, with big nodules & good, flared lip...Philippines...$12 (1 available)


NATICIDAE

SOLD....Amauropsis islandica Gmelin, 1791....17 mm. F+ w/operc. Atlantic Canada.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41295...(4)...Bulbus specie....9 to 11 mm. F+ w/operc. With the corneous operculum characteristic for this cold-water specie, but ID uncertain...Washington...$8 (4 available)


NEW....42713...(5)...Euspira fusca Blainville, 1825....33 to 34 mm. F++ w/operc.  Lovely live collected cinnamon brown globes, complete with opercs...Spain...$9 (5 available)


NEW....42714...(7)...Euspira grossularia Marche-Marchaud, 1957....26 to 27 mm. F++ w/operc.  Tan brown with 4 or 5 rows of brown spots and great lips...Spain...$14 (7 available)


....38798...(1)...Globularia fluctuata Sowerby, 1825....52 mm. F++. Beautiful big example with brown rimmed, thick, white columellar callus...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Globularia fluctuata Sowerby, 1825....37 mm. F++. Philippines.     shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Globularia fluctuata Sowerby, 1825....29 mm. F++. Philippines.     shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Lunatia heros Say, 1822....70 mm. F++ w/operc. Atlantic Canada.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Lunatia triseriata Say, 1826....21 to 25 mm. F+ w/operc. Atlantic Canada.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Lunatia triseriata Say, 1826....18 mm. F++ w/operc. Atlantic Canada.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....27047...(1)...Natica alapapilionis Roding, 1798....20 mm. F++.  With tan bands & brown spotted white lines...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....25267...(2)...Natica alapapilionis Roding, 1798....18 to 20 mm. F++ w/operc.  Nice, 4 lines of fine brown spots & with intact, lightly flared lips...Australia...$3  (2 available)

SOLD....Natica cf. alapapilionis Roding, 1798....35 mm. F++. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Natica alapapilionis Roding, 1798....18, 22 and 28 mm. F/F+.  Philippines.      shell set sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42588...(1)...Natica canrena Linne, 1758....29 mm. F++ w/operc.  Sweet smaller example with shelly operc and intact lip...Florida...$4 (1 avaiable)

....41653...(5)...Natica canrena Linne, 1758....29 to 39 mm. F+.  Slightly rough lipped but decent examples...Florida...$4 (1 available)

....16079...(3)...Natica broderipiana Recluz, 1844....6.5 - 8 mm. F++.  Like a small N. canrena but less callous columella...Panama...$3  (3 available)


....39172...(4)...Natica canrena Linne, 1758....30 to 35 mm. F+. Nicely intact ex col specimens, selected from dozens of fresh beach examples...Florida...$3 (4 available)

SOLD....Natica canrena Linne, 1758....45 - 48 mm. F++/Gem.  Brazil.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Natica canrena Linne, 1758....33 to 42 mm. F+. Florida.          shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12799...(5)...Natica chemnitzi Pfeiffer, 1840....7 - 13 mm. F+.  Neat babies, dark gray with rows of brown spots...Panama...$2  (5 available)


SOLD....Natica clausa Broderip & Sowerby, 1824....16 mm. F+ w/operc. Atlantic Canada.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41654...(3)...Natica euzona Recluz, 1844....18 to 19 mm. F++.  Good examples with bands of brown chevrons on white & tan...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

....27048...(2)...Natica euzona Recluz, 1844....18, 19 mm. F+.  Nice pattern of brown & white bands...Philippines...$7  (2 available)

....32480...(1)...Natica (Tanea) euzona Recluz, 1844....17 mm. F++.  Great specimen, with wonderfully intricate tan pattern & intact thin lip...Philippines...$8  (1 available)

....23388...(1)...Natica euzona Recluz, 1844....15 mm. F+.  Spiral bands of brown spots & white v's...Philippines...$7  (1 available)


....25268...(5)...Natica fasciata Roding, 1798....13 to 14 mm. F++.  White, with pale tan band & brown suture & columella...Australia...$3   (5 available)

SOLD....Natica fasciata Roding, 1798....15 to 17 mm. F++.  Australia.       shell pair sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Natica fanel Roding, 1798....38 mm. F+.  Cameroon.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Natica fulminea Gmelin, 1791....18 to 20 mm. F++ w/operc.  Angola.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36333...(1)...Natica gualteriana Recluz, 1844....19 mm. F++. With fully intact lip...Philippines....$4  (1 available)

....16089..(2)...Natica gualtieriana Recluz, 1844....11 - 15 mm. F++, 1 w/operc.  Gray with purple-brown axial marks. biggest w/operc...Australia...$3  (2 available)

SOLD....Natica gualteriana Recluz, 1844....18 to 22 mm. F+.  Australia.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Natica hilaris Sowerby, 1814....24 mm. F++ w/operc. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....16090...(5)...Natica intricatoides Hidalgo, 1873....13 - 15 mm. F++.  Tan with brown flecked gray bands...Spain...$3  (5 available)


SOLD....Natica lineata Roding, 1798....25 mm. F+.  India.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Natica maculosa Lamarck....23, 24 mm. F++ w/operc. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37924...(3)...Natica marochiensis Gmelin, 1791....32 to 34 mm. F+. Large for the species, with intact lips & fresh brown interiors...Bahamas...$6 (3 available)

....37925...(4)...Natica marochiensis Gmelin, 1791....28 to 31 mm. F+. Fresh, well patterned specimens with intact lips...Bahamas...$5 (4 available)

....35790...(2)...Natica marochiensis Gmelin, 1791....17 to 21mm. F++ w/operc. Spiral lines of brown spots & a distinctive tan spot on the apex of the operc...Venezuela...$4 (2 available)

....25271...(3)...Natica marochiensis Gmelin, 1791....16 to 19mm. F+ w/operc. Great pattern, bands of grey chevrons over gray-tan, with white base...Gabon...$4 (3 available)


....39280...(1)...Natica millepunctata Lamarck, 1822....31 mm. F+. Unusual pattern form with 3 bands of tan clouds over the fine spots...Greece...$7 (1 available)

....16094...(1)...Natica millepunctata fm. maculata Von Salis, 1793....9 mm. F+.  Tan with brown bands & speckles...Spain...$4  (1 available)

SOLD....Natica millepunctata Lamarck, 1822....34 mm. F+. "Mediterranean".       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36686...(1)...Natica nipponensis Kuroda, 1961....17 mm. F++. Nice example of this smaller species, with spiral bands of brown flames above & below a broad yellow tan band. Lip is perfect...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


....42326...(1)...Natica onca Roding, 1798....23 mm. F++.  Nice example of the reduced pattern form, white with spiral rows of dark markings...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....25272...(2)...Natica onca Roding, 1798....18 to 20 mm. F+.  Striking! 4 bands of dark brown spots...Solomon Islands...$3  (2 available)

....28239...(1)...Natica onca Roding, 1798....18 mm. F++.  Five spiral rows of brown spots...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....27049...(1pr)....Natica onca Roding, 1798....17 mm. F+.  Good pair, two different spot patterns & background colours...Philippines...$5  (1 pair available)

....33705...(3)...Natica onca Roding, 1798....14 to 17 mm. F++. Small but boldly marked with 4 spiral rows of quadrate black spots...Philippines...$3 (3 available)


....29951...(1)...Natica stellata Hedley, 1913....32 mm. F++.  Glorious orange & white pattern with nice lip...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....29952...(2)...Natica stellata Hedley, 1913....31, 33 mm. F+.  Bright orange & white, but with slightly rough lips...Philippines...$2  (2 available)


....24064...(2pr)....Natica tigrina Roding, 1798....28 to 30 mm. F++. Hundreds of dark gray dashes & thick, excellent lips...India...$3 (2 pairs available)

....37929...(3)...Natica tigrina Roding, 1798....22 to 29 mm. F++. Fresh, brown dashed specimens with good lips...Philippines...$3 (3 available)

....25678...(1)...Natica tigrina Roding, 1798....29 mm. F++ w/operc.  More finely spotted than typical. Good lip & operc...India...$3   (1 available)

....16096...(2)...Natica tigrina Roding, 1798....25 mm. F+.  White with brown dashes...Philippines...$3 for both  (2 available)


....39281...(6)...Natica undulata Roding, 1798....29 to 31 mm. F+ w/operc. Live taken lovelies with intact lips and calcareous white opercs...Japan...$12 (6 available)


....42559...(2)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....17 mm. F++.  Fresh, dark examples with intricate brown pattern and purple columella...Philippines...$9 (2 available)

....42151...(3)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....18 mm. F++ w/operc.  Fresh, darkly patterned specimens with purple columellas, complete with shelly operc...Philippines...$12 (3 available)

....37149...(1)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....19 mm. F++. Fresh dark example with intricate brown markings & bright purple columella...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

....30263...(1pr)....Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....15, 19 mm. F+.  Pair of this beautifully brown patterned species with lavender columella...Philippines...$15  (1 pair available)

....29769....(1)..Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....18 mm. F++.  Beautiful! Busy brown pattern, pastel lavender columella & totally intact lip...$14  (1 available)

....41720...(1)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....17 mm. F++.  Fresh, dark brown patterned specimen with violet-pink columella...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....28240...(1)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....17 mm. F+.  Bold brown spiral zig-zag pattern & a bright lavender columella...Philippines...$10  (1 available)

....34807...(1)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....16 mm. F++ w/operc. Fresh, super dark, operculate example...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....27051..(1).. ..Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....15 mm. F. Busy, fine lined brown on white pattern. Lip chipped...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....31047...(2)...Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....14, 15 mm. F++ w/operc.  With brown axial bands & bright violet columella, complete with shelly opercs...Philippines...$12  (2 available)

SOLD....Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....18 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Natica violacea Sowerby, 1825....14 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


...37138...(1)...Natica vittata fm. textilis Reeve, 1855....22 mm. F++ w/operc. Varied & complex banded brown & white pattern on this live taken specimen with good lip...Namibia...$6 (1 available)


....39282...(1)...Natica vitellus Linne, 1758....39 mm. F+. Rich coffee brown with milk white spiral lines at suture, mid-body and base...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....18347...(4)...Natica vitellus Linne, 1758....34 - 42 mm. F.  Tan with white band & base...Philippines...$3   (4 available)

....18348...(1)...Natica cf. vitellus Linne, 1758....34 mm. F+.  Similar to N. vitellus but with yellow band & brown umbilical callous...Philippines...$4  (1 available)


....30153...(1set)...Natica set....10, 14 & 17 mm. F+.  Good starter set of 3 Natica species; onca, undulata & 1 gray banded...Philippines...$9  (1 set available)

SOLD....Natica species....22 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41737...(6)...Natica unifasciata Lamarck, 1822....27 to 38 mm. F++.  Deep gray to brown, with white base and intact lips...West Mexico...$4 (6 available)


....38800...(1)...Neverita duplicatus Say, 1822....67 mm. F+ high. Large lovely example with fully intact lip & no growth scars...Florida...$5 (1 available)

....37922...(2)...Neverita duplicatus Say, 1822....64, 69 mm. F+. Nice big examples though with slightly rough lips...Florida...$6 (2 available)

....29497...(1)...Neverita duplicata Say, 1822....57 mm. F+.  Good sized example with brown interior & umbilical button...Florida...$6  (1 available)

....37923...(1)...Neverita duplicatus Say, 1822....57 mm. F++. Good fresh example with fully intact lip...Florida...$5 (1 available)

SOLD....Neverita duplicatus Say, 1822....68 mm. F+ high. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Neverita duplicatus Say, 1822....53 mm. F++ w/operc. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39310...(4)...Polinices albumen Linne, 1758....38 to 43 mm. F++. The best and biggest chosen from dozens. Pure white & practically perfect...Philippines...$5 (4 available)


....39311...(2)...Polinices aurantius Roding, 1798....34 mm. F++. Large select examples with great lips...Philippines...$4 (2 available)

....28426...(6)...Polinices aurantius Roding, 1798....31, 33 mm. F+.  Pretty pastel orange with thick white umbilical callus...Philippines...$3  (6 available)

....25298...(3)...Polinices aurantius Roding, 1798....30 to 32 mm. F+.  Light pastel yellow, heavy parietal callus...Australia...$3   (3 available)

SOLD....Polinices aurantius  Roding, 1798....32 mm. F++ w/operc.  Australia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42589...(4)...Polinices bifasciatus Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834....28 to 34 mm. F++ w/operc.  Live collected, rich tan with two thin white spiral lines and dark umbilical "button"...West Mexico...$7 (4 available)

SOLD....Polinices bifasciata Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834....29, 31 mm. F++ w/operc. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....28093...(3)...Polinices conicus Lamarck, 1822....22 to 27 mm. F++ w/operc.  Unusually high spired for a Naticidae...Australia...$4  (3 available)

....25299...(3)...Polinices concinus Lamarck, 1822....25 to 26 mm. F+.  Larger, light tan with uniquely high apex...Australia...$4  (3 available)

....25300...(5)...Polinices concinus Lamarck, 1822....20 to 24 mm. F+.  High apex & brown columellar callus...Australia...$3  (5 available)


....36311...(1)...Polinices cf. cumingianus Recluz, 1844....39 mm. F+. Pastel orange body whorl fades to white at intact lip...Philippines...$4  (1 available)


....16102...(1pr)...Polinices didyma Roding, 1798....40 mm. F+.  Regular & high spired form?...Loc.?...$5  (1 pair available)

....31600...(1)...Polinices didyma Roding, 1798....29 mm. F+.  Slightly junior specimen shows early development of brown "button" callus...Philippines...$3  (1 available)


....42558...(1)...Polinices (Neverita) duplicata Say, 1822....59 mm. F+.  Decent ex col example with good "button" and intact if slightly rough lip...Florida...$4 (1 available)


....25301...(1)...Polinices fibrosus Souyelet, 1852....17 mm. F++.  Two rich brown broad bands & columella...Australia...$4  (1 available)


....33786...(1)...Polinices flemingianus Recluz, 1844....59 mm. F+ high - decent. Totally monstrous!! The pteridadctyl of flamingo moon snails...Philippines...$25 (1 available)


....42231...(2)...Polinices hepaticus Roding, 1798....33, 35 mm. F+.  Light tan ex col examples with white parietal callus and deep umbilicus...Venezuela...$6 (2 available)

SOLD....Polinices hepaticus Roding, 1798....52 mm. F+.  Caribbean.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37927...(8)...Polinices lacteus Guilding, 1834....24 to 36 mm. F++. Pure, milky white with heavy parietal callus...Florida...$3 (8 available)


....25304...(1)...Polinices mamilla Linne, 1758....32 mm. F++.  Milk white with heavy columellar callus...Australia...$3  (1 available)


....35473...(1)...Polinices maurus Lamarck, 1816....42 mm. F++. Rich coffee brown with black rimmed aperture...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....28095...(2)...Polinices maurus Lamarck, 1816....23 to 36 mm. F++.  Light phase specimens, in tan rather than brown...Australia...$3  (2 available)

....35636...(1)...Polinices cf. maurus Lamarck, 1816....30 mm. F++. Deep mocha brown like maurus, but with rows of spots like sebae & paler mid-band like fibrosa...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....36691...(1)...Polinices maurus Lamarck, 1816 (D6)....29 mm. F++. Almost egg shaped, tan with brown columella...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

SOLD....Polinices maurus Lamarck, 1816....35 mm. F++.  Australia.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


NEW....42715...(1)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....36 mm. F++.  Nice dark example showing light brown spiral bands and black columrlla...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....35474...(1)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....48 mm. F++. Huge example with faint brown bands & black columelar callus...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

....38409...(1)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....46 mm. F++. Large, inflated specimen with brown columellar callus & great lip...Tanzania...$5 (1 available)

....28097...(7)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....34 to 40 mm. F++.  Good sized specimens with great lips...Australia...$3  (7 available)

....25305...(5)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....31 to 38 mm. F+.  Elongated & with dark brown columella...Australia...$3   (5 available)

....23612...(1)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....35 to 37 mm. F++.  Excellent examples, with smooth, full, unfiled lips. Not easy to get this nice...Zanzibar...$3  (1 available)

....20664...(2)...Polinices melanostomus Gmelin, 1791....22 to 24 mm. F+.  Bold brown bands & dark columellar callus...Japan...$3  (2 available)

SOLD....Polinices melanostoma Gmelin, 1791....20 - 25 mm. F+.  Zanzibar.        shell set sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....31215...(1)...Polinices panamaensis Recluz, 1844....28 mm. F+.  Globular & snow white, with thick parietal callus & deep umbilicus...Peru...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Polinices panamensis Recluz, 1844....41 mm. F++ w/operc. Panama.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39313...(3)...Polinices powisiana Recluz, 1844....28 to 30 mm. F++. Snowy white with a broad, rich brown spiral band...Australia...$6 (3 available)

....25306...(1set)...Polinices powisiana Recluz, 1844....25, 31 & 34 mm. F++.  Nice 3 piece set - different colors and banding...Australia...$12  (1 set available)

....25307...(2)...Polinices powisiana Recluz, 1844....29 to 30 mm. F++ w/operc.  Great specimens, one broad brown band...Australia...$6  (2   b available)


....42232...(1)...Polinices reclusianus Deshayes, 1839....36 mm. F+ w/operc.  Live taken if slightly small specimen...Mexico...$5 (1 available)

SOLD....Polinices recluzianus Deshayes, 1853....39 mm. F++. West Mexico.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Polinices sagamiensis Pilsbry, 1904....45 mm. F++. Philippines.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38803...(2)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....42, 43 mm. F++. Nicely inflated and with fully intact lips...Philippines...$4 (2 available)

....35476...(1)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....43 mm. F++. Delicate & white with black columella...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....33874....(1)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....39 mm. F++. White with brown columella & widely flared apperture...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....19885...(4)....Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....34 to 37 mm. F+.  Highly inflated! white with dark brown columella...Philippines...$4  (4 available)

....37928...(1)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1841....32 mm. F++. Nicely elongate, with black columellar callus...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....29130...(2)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....31 mm. F++.  Great specimens, with brown columellar callous & perfect, sharp lip...Philippines...$5  (2 available)

....25308...(1)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....30 mm. F+.  Big, brown banded, complete lip...Australia...$5  (1 available)

....30262...(1)..Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....27 mm. F+.  Unusually dark coffee coloured specimen...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....25309...(2)...Polinices sebae Recluz, 1844....17 to 22 mm. F+.  Brown & white banded...Australia...$4  (2 available)

SOLD....Polinices sebae Recluz, 1842....49 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Polinices simiae Deshayes, 1838....26 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39314...(3)...Polinices sordidus Swainson, 1821....25 to 28 mm. F++. Pretty specie with orange accented parietal glaze...Australia...$4 (3 available)

....38804...(1)...Polinices sordidus Swainson, 1821....20 mm. F+high. Good specimen, tan banded & with brown columellar callus...Australia...$4 (1 available)

....25315...(3)...Polinices cf. sordidus Swainson, 1821....28 to 34 mm. F+.  A dark form, gray with dark brown interior...Australia...$4   (3 available)

....25314...(4)...Polinices sordidus Swainson, 1821....22 to 27 mm. F+.  Pretty really, not sordid at all!...Australia...$3  (4 available)


....41763...(1)...Polinices tumidus Swainson, 1840....35 mm. F++.  Nicely intact example with massively callused columella...Somalia...$3 (1 available)

....16114...(9)...Polinices tumidus Swainson, 1840....18 - 27 mm. F+ w/operc.  Pure white....Bali...$3  (9 available)

....41655...(2)...Polinices tumidus Swainson, 1840....26 mm. F++.  Somewhat elongated, with heavy parietal callus, from a hard locality...Somalia...$3 (2 available)

....36687...(1)...Polinices tumidus Swainson, 1840....26 mm. F+. Milky white with thick callus covering the umbilicus...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

SOLD....Polinices tumidus Swainson, 1840....53 mm. F++.  Zanzibar.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42590...(4)...Polinices uber Valenciennes, 1832....26 to 31 mm. F++ w/operc.  Operculate examples of this oddly high spired Naticidae...Mexico...$6 (4 available)

SOLD....Polinices uber Valenciennes, 1832....24 to 29 mm. F++ w/operc. West Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....32993...(2)...Sinum cymba Menke, 1828....44 to 56 mm. F++.  Lovely specimens with wonderfully intact, slightly beaded lips...Peru...$6  (2 available)

....31220...(5)...Sinum cymba Menke, 1828....47 to 53 mm. F++.  Pastel purple-gray, with white base & wide, deep brown apperture. Sharp lips intact too...Peru...$6  (5 available)

....30393...(15)...Sinum cymba Menke, 1828....40 to 50 mm. F++.  Nice fresh examples with thin sinuous lip intact...Peru...$5  (15 available)

SOLD....Sinum cymba Menke, 1828....59 mm. F++.  Peru.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Sinum cymba Menke, 1828....45 to 55 mm. F+/F++ w/operc.  Peru.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Sinum javanicum Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834....29 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42193...(1)...Sinum species....31 mm. F++.  Close to S. perspectivum but from the other side of the world...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....37238...(1)...Sinum species....25 mm. F++. Very flattened & all white species, just can't quite identify it...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


SOLD....Tanea lineata Recluz, 1844....15 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....33704...(2)...Tanea picta Recluz, 1844....16 to 18 mm. F++. Orange-tan with 3 thin white spiral bands marked with small brown chevrons...Philippines...$4 (2 available)


NERITIDAE

....39493...(20)...Clithon chlorostoma Broderip, 1832....4 to 6 mm. F++. Neat little Nerites with fine black & tan mottling...Philippines...$5 for 2 (20 available)


....31135...(15)...Clithon corona Linne, 1758....10 to 16 mm. F+ w/operc.  Microscopically fine flecked patterns with short shoulder spines...$4 for 3  (15 available)

....29100...(1)...Clithon corona Linne, 1758....15 mm. F++ w/operc.  Large adult with shoulder spines lost...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....22812...(1set)...Clithon corona Linne, 1758....9 to 14 mm. F+.  6 piece pattern variation sets of spiny little guys...Philippines...$10  (1 set available)

....29099...(4)...Clithon corona Linne, 1758....11 to 13 mm. F++ w/operc.  With unique long shoulder spines...Philippines...$3 for 2  (4 available)

SOLD....Clithon corona Linne, 1758....9 to 14 mm. F+.  Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39496...(15)...Clithon oualaniensis Lesson, 1831....6 to 9 mm. F+. Micro pattern of fine black axial lines...India...$5 for 2 (15 available)


....42283...(+)...Nerita atra Gmelin, 1791....17 to 20 mm. F++.  Elegant dark gray with orange stained columella. Syn = N. senegalensis...Cameroon...$3 (lots available)


....36700...(1)...Nerita albicilla Linne, 1758....32 mm. F++. Busy pattern of fine black lines & "v" markings, with white aperture & pustulose parietal shield...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....17572...(2sets)...Nerita albicilla Linne, 1758....21 - 26 mm. F+.  Nice 8 piece pattern variation sets, black & brown broken bands on white, with some pink & yellow accents...Philippines...$9  (2 sets available)

....17577....(1pr)...Nerita albicilla Linne, 1758....18 - 26 mm. F++ w/opercs.  Dark, well developed pairs...American Samoa...$3  (1 pair available)


....42100...(1)...Nerita balteata Reeve, 1855....37 mm. F++. Fine black lined specimen with yellow aperture stain & smooth parietal slope...Indonesia...$4 (1 available)

....41831...(2)...Nerita balteata Reeve, 1855....34 to 39 mm. F++ w/operc.  Big specimens, finely ribbed and with speckled patterns...Australia...$5 (2 available)


....27740...(3)...Nerita chameleon Linne, 1758....13 to 14 mm. F+ nicely.  Different patterns but they don't change!...Philippines...$2  (3 available)

SOLD....36694...(1set)...Nerita chamaeleon Linne, 1758....21 to 27 mm. F++. Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42101...(1)...Nerita exuvia Linne, 1758....34 mm. F++.  Good large specimen withheavy ribs...Muscat...$5 (1 available)

....36701...(1)...Nerita exuvia Linne, 1758....40 mm. F++. Highly unusual specimen started life as an albino but seems to have switched on its colour genes in a couple of stages...Philippines...$6 (1 available)


....39284...(+)...Nerita funiculata Menke, 1851....15 to 22 mm. F++ w/operc. Jet black with pustulose white columella, most with opercs...West Mexico...$3 for 2 (lots available)


....17559...(1set)...Nerita histrio Linne, 1758....13 - 18 mm. F+.  Nice 5 piece variety pac from alternate locality...India...$9  (1 set available)


....37748...(1set)...Nerita peloronta Linne, 1758....16 to 34 mm. F+/F++. Common as dirt but this 10 piece growth & pattern set makes an impressive display!...Bahamas...$18 (1 set available)

SOLD....Nerita lineata Gmelin, 1791....29 mm. F+. Malaysia.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....34245...(10)...Nerita luteofasciata Miller, 1879....3 to 5 mm. F+. Tiny species with brown columella & fine detailed gray & white pattern...Mexico...$3 for 2 (10 available


SOLD...Nerita cf. planospira Anton, 1839....32 mm. F+.  Philippines.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42331...(1)...Nerita plicata Linne, 1758....21 mm. F++.  Unusual patterned form of this typically plain specie. Looks a bit like tessellata (an Atlantic specie)...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....20665...(1set)...Nerita plicata Linne, 1758....16 to 25 mm. F to F+.  15 piece study set, showing pattern variation...Philippines...$15  (1 set available)

....17578...(3sets)...Nerita plicata Linne, 1758....15 - 22 mm. F+.  Nice 5 piece creamy white sets, some with pink blush, some with purplish spots...Tonga...$4   (3 sets available)

....35558...(1)...Nerita plicata Linne, 1758....20mm. F++. Creamy white all over, with strong spiral cords & lip teeth...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....42330...(1)...Nerita polita Linne, 1758....33 mm. F++.  Great specimen of the large white mouthed form matches Shells of the Philippines Plate 10 fig. 11a. Down to the purple spiral bands...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....37750...(1pr)....Nerita polita Linne, 1758....26 mm. F++. Good pattern variation pair...”Indo-Pacific”...$4 (1 pair available)

....36692...(1)...Nerita polita Linne, 1758....33 mm. F++. Large & heavy, with thick lip & orange teeth...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....30482...(11)...Nerita polita Linne, 1758....20 to 25 mm. F++ w/operc.  Polite select specimens of this rhyming species, in a nearly infinite variety of patterns & colours...Thailand...$5 for 3 or $8 for 5  (11 available)

....29223...(25prs)...Nerita polita Linne, 1758....22 to 28 mm. F++ w/operc.  Very polite, light & dark extreme pairs of this glossy smooth, pebble-like snail...Hawaii...$3  (25 pairs available)

....38707...(15)...Nerita polita ssp. antiquata Recluz, 1841....25 to 30 mm. F++ w/operc. Pretty specie with distinctive bright orange aperture rim...Australia...$4 (15 available)


....34246...(4)...Nerita scabricostata Lamarck, 1822....19 to 20 mm. F+. Black spiral corded, with typical apical erosion...Mexico...$2 (4 available)

SOLD....Nerita scabricostata Lamarck, 1822....36, 38 mm. F++ w/operc.  Ecuador.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....24191...(2)...Nerita senegalensis Gmelin, 1791....22 to 24 mm. F++ w/operc.  Jet black, with pastel orange pimpled parietal area...Cape Verde Islands...$4  (2 available)


....36698...(1)...Nerita signata Lamarck, 1822....18 mm. F++. Strongly corded, with distinctive red-brown columellar spot...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....35559...(1pr)...Nerita squamulata LeGuillon, 1841....20 mm. F++. Lovely pattern pair of this highly variable species...Philippines...$5 (1 pair available)


....37751...(3prs)...Nerita tessellata Gmelin, 1791....13 to 18 mm. F++ a few w/opercs. Pattern variation pairs of this black & white mottled species...Florida...$3 (3 pairs available)

SOLD....Nerita tessellata Gmelin, 1791....14 to 18 mm. F++ w/operc.  Cuba.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Nerita textilis Gmelin, 1791....36 mm. F++. Tanzania.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37754...(2sets)...Nerita versicolor Gmelin, 1791....13 to 30 mm. F+/F++. Delightful 10 piece growth & pattern series, white, with black & pink dashes...Bahamas...$17 (2 sets available)

....28788...(1set)...Nerita versicolor  Gmelin, 1791....14 to 22 mm. F++ w/operc.  Nice 3 piece variation sets speckled in black & red...Cuba...$5  (1 set available)


....37059...(1)...Neritina (Clithon) oualaniensis Lesson, 1831....9 mm. Gem. Amazingly complex pattern for so tiny a shell. Check it out under a lens or low power 'scope...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....33644...(1sets)...Neritina pulligera Linne, 1758....20 to 25 mm. F++ w/operc. Nice 3 piece set shows a range of gray to orange pattern variations...Thailand...$5 (1 set available)

....34094...(+prs)...Neritina pulligera Linne, 1758....18 to 24 mm. F++ w/operc. With yellow to orange rimmed aperture & odd, dark brown parietal glaze. Technically a freshwater species...Thailand...$5 (+ pairs available)


....39497...(20)...Neritina reclivata Say, 1822....8 to 12 mm. F+. Super fine-lined dark pattern with white columellar callus...Florida...$4 for 2 (20 available)


....37752...(1set)...Neritina turrita Gmelin, 1791....14 to 22 mm. F+. 10 piece super-set shows a wild variety of axial lines & zig-zags..."SW Pacific"...$19 (1 set available)

SOLD....Neritina turrita Gmelin, 1791....14 to 22 mm. F+. Pretty 7 piece pattern variation set..."SW Pacific".        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36696...(1)...Nerita undata Linne, 1758....39.5 mm. F++. Large & solid, with thick lip & snow white aperture...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....24137...(7)..Nerita undata Linne, 1758....21 to 24 mm. F++.  Contrasting pairs. Spirally corded & with good, undamaged lips...India...$4 (3 pairs available)


....32418...(1)...Nerita species....31 mm. F+.  Very high spired (almost looks like a Phasianella) with fine white axial lines on black...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....36332...(1set)...Nerita species....14 to 26 mm. F+. Neat 8 piece set supplier says contains N. signata, undata, albicilla & chameleon. You get to play detective (because we're too busy too!!)...Philippines...$15  (1 set available)

....32465...(1)...Nerita species....21 mm. F+.  Greenish, with black maculations & red rimmed columellar pad...Philippines...$  (1 available)

....32464...(1)...Nerita species....18 mm. F+.  Jet black, with white apperture & finely toothed columella...Philippines...$  (1 available)


....37058...(1)...Neritina turrita Gmelin, 1791....19 mm. F++. Delightful angled stripe pattern & with great lip...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....24518...(9)...Neritina turrita Gmelin, 1791....12 to 16 mm. F++.  Pretty pastel pink & orange colours...Philippines...$3 for 2 (9 available)


....30154...(1set)...Neritina waigiensis Lesson, 1831....16 to 20 mm. F++.  Nice 3 piece colour/pattern set shows the extreme variability of this species...Philippines...$5  (1 set available)

....36693...(1pr)....Neritina waigiensis Lesson, 1831....16 & 18 mm. F++. Extreme pair! one banded like a humbug in brown & creamy yellow, the other in bright red with black & white alternating bands...$6 (1 pair available)

SOLD....Neritina waigiensis Lesson, 1831....15 to 18 mm. F+. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42332...(1)...Neritina variegata Lesson, 1833....17 mm. F++.  With fine, dark pattern and blue-white aperture...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....39498...(15)...Neritina (Vitta) virginea Linne, 1758....7 to 11 mm. F++ w/operc. Black & white fishscale patterns, some banded, most with opercs dried in place...Florida...$5 for 2 (15 available)


SOLD....Neritina zebra Bruguiere, 1792....6 to 10 mm. F++. Hawaii.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36697...(1pr)...Neritodryas dubia Gmelin, 1791....15 & 21 mm. F++. Totally smooth, with bold black spiral patterns...Philippines...$5 (1 pair available)

....17584...(2sets)...Neritodryas dubia Gmelin, 1791....13 - 21 mm. F+.  Nice 5 piece sets of various black zig-zag patterns on yellow...Philippines...$12   (2 sets available)


....28243...(1)...Neritopsis radula Linne, 1758....14 mm. F+ nicely.  With intriguingly notched columella...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Neritopsis radula Linne, 1758....23 mm. F++.  Somalia.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


...22980...(+sets)...Puperita pupa fm. tristis Orbigny, 1842....8 to 11 mm. F+.  Delightful 3 piece set of different patterns in black with fine white speckles...Philippines...$5   (+ sets available)

....37770...(+sets)...Puperita pupa Linne, 1758....7 to 10 mm. F+. Amazing black & white zebra patterns and bright yellow apertures...Bahamas...$3 (lots of sets available)


....31182...(+)...Smaragdia rangiana Recluz, 1842....7 to 9 mm. F+.  Vibrant green with white axial pattern. S. viridis is the Atlantic species...3 for $4  (lots available)

....22393...(+)..Smaragdia rangiana Recluz, 1841....5 to 7 mm. F+.  Jade green with whitish markings...Philippines...$3 for 2  (lots available)

SOLD....Smaragdia rangiana Recluz, 1841...8 to 10 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37755...(+sets)...Smaragdia viridis Linne, 1758....6 to 8 mm. F+. Neat bright green species. A bag of them looks like a teaspoonful of split green peas!...Bahamas...$5 for 3 (lots available)


....39494...(14)...Theodoxus luteofasciatus Miller, 1879....9 to 12 mm. F++. Wild patterns of fine zig-zag lines...Philippines...$5 for 2 (14 available)

....37756...(+sets)...Theodoxus luteofasciatus Miller, 1879....10 to 16 mm. F+. With an almost infinite variety of patterns, the only common feature is the yellow to dark orange parietal shield. Will make up sets to your request...West Mexico...$12 for 5 (lots available)

....37757...(+sets)...Theodoxus luteofasciatus Miller, 1879....10 to 16 mm. F+. With an almost infinite variety of patterns, the only common feature is the yellow to dark orange parietal shield. Will make up sets to your request...West Mexico...$20 for 10 (lots available)

....37758...(+sets)...Theodoxus luteofasciatus Miller, 1879....10 to 16 mm. F+. With an almost infinite variety of patterns, the only common feature is the yellow to dark orange parietal shield. Will make up sets to your request...West Mexico...$25 for 15 (lots available)


....39495...(2)...Theodoxus meleagris Lamarck, 1822....11 mm. F++. Fine pattern resembles fish scales...Belize...$3 (2 available)


....37759...(4sets)...Theodoxus oualaniensis Lesson, 1831....10 to 14 mm. F+. Delightful 10 piece pattern variation sets of this wildly variable species...”Indo Pacific”...$20 (4 sets available)


ODOSTOMIDAE

....37389...(+)...Odostomia trifida Totten, 1834....1 to 2 mm. F+. These are so tiny they are hard to identify, but I'm fairly sure it is this species & not bisuturalis...Atlantic Canada...$3 for 2 (lots available)


PLANAXIDAE

....18404...(6)..Angiola lineata da Costa,1778....7 - 9 mm. F++.  Shiny black Planaxidae with tan spiral lines...Cape Verde Is...$3 for 2  (6 available)


....12707...(lots)...Planaxis lineatus da Costa, 1778....5 - 7 mm. F+. Tiny brown & white...Mexico...$2 for 3 or 4  (lots available)


....25668...(3prs)...Planaxis nigra Quoy & Gaimard, 1834....10 to 12 mm. F++ w/operc.  Smooth & black (of course) complete with tiny opercs...India...$3   (3 pairs available)


SOLD....Planaxis nucleus Bruguiere, 1789....15 mm. F++ some w/operc.  Venezuela.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12708...(1)...Planaxis sulcatus Born, 1780....20 mm. F+. Light-colored apex, black & white speckled body whorls...Fiji...$2  (1 available)

....15732...(7prs)...Planaxis sulcatus Born, 1780....13 - 18 mm. F+.  Black & white with brown apex...Philippines...$3  (7 pairs available)


POTAMIDIDAE

....36715...(1)...Cerithidea cingulata Gmelin, 1791....23 mm. F++. Dark brown colour form with lighter sub-sutural line...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....12877...(1)...Cerithidea scalariformis Say, 1825....18 mm. F++. Gray-brown with cream bands...Florida...$3 (1 available)


....25684...(2...Terebralia cf. palustris Linne, 1767....24 to 27 mm. F++ w/operc.  Dark brown juveniles complete with tiny opercs...India...$3 for 2  (2 available)


....37150...(1)...Terebralia sulctata Born, 1792....40 mm. F+. Dark brown freak form with nearly separate whorls...Philippines...$6 (1 available)


....42485...(1)...Tympanotonus fuscatus Linne, 1758....39 mm. F++ w/o.  Lovely live collected specimen, olive green with intact shoulder knobs and intact lip and operc...Cameroon...$6 (1 available)


PSEUDOLIVIDAE

SOLD....Fulmentum septimentum Rang, 1832....10 to 12 mm. F++.  Angola.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


PYRAMIDELLIDAE

....29936...(34prs)...Otopleura auriscati Holten, 1882....19 to 25 mm. F++.  Speckled brown on cream pattern pairs...Philippines...$5  (34 pairs available)

....37026...(1pr)....Otopleura auriscati Holten, 1802....18 & 19 mm. F++. Neat pattern pair mottled in brown...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....38519...(4)...Otopleura nodicincta Adams, 1855....25 to 27 mm. F++. Good examples of this less common, brown speckled Pyramidellidae...Philippines...$7 (4 available)

....37322...(1)...Otopleura nodicincta Adams, 1855....17.5 mm. F+. White, with brown blotches & finely nodulose texture...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


....37025...(1)...Pyramidella teres Adams, 1855....21 mm. F++. Scarce species, all white & very acute spire...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....28260...(1)...Pyramidella ventricosa Guerin, 1931....17 mm. F++.  Tan with brown axial markings...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


RISSOIDAE

....12025...(6)...Alvania rosana Bartsch, 1911....1 - 1.5 mm. F+. Sieved from fine mud...New Zealand...$3 for 2  (6 available)


....12045...(1)...Estea  (Pisinna) rufoapicata Suter, 1908....3 mm. F+. Micro shell...New Zealand...$2  (1 available)


....25096...(2)...Rissoina reticulata Sowerby, 1824....16 to 17 mm. F+.  Giant of their genus. With nice sculpture when viewed under magnification...Philippines...$5 for 2   (2 available)

....15213...(2)...Rissoina sp.....5 mm. F(beach).  Pure white....Florida...$2 for 2  (2 available)


....15734...(8)...Zebina gigantea Deshayes, 1850....4 - 6 mm. F+.  White to tan. Don't let the species name fool you...Philippines...$3  (8 available)


SCAPHANDRIDAE

....36451...(4)...Cylichna alba Brown, 1827....4 to 5 mm. F+.  Tiny Barrel Bubble species...Nova Scotia...$7  (4 available)


SILIQUARIIDAE

SOLD....Siliquaria anguina Linne, 1758....43 to 50 mm. F++.  Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SIPHONARIIDAE

....42172...(9)...Siphonaria pectinata Linne, 1758....17 to 22 mm. F++.  False limpet with fine ribs and dark brown interior...Cameroon...$3 (9 available)


SIPHONODENTALIDAE

NEW....42648...(5)...Cadulus californicus Pilsbry & Sharp, 1898....10 to 12 mm. F+.  Full grown examples of this small inflated Scaphopoda...Washington...$8 (5 available)


STRUTHIOLARIIDAE

....24930...(1)...Struthiolaria papulosa Martyn, 1794....83 mm. F+.  Massive, thick lipped & heavily callused...New Zealand...$14  (1 available)

SOLD....Struthiolaria papulosa Martyn, 1784....53, 67 & 82 mm. F++ (1 w/operc.) New Zealand.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Struthiolaria papulosa Martyn, 1784....79 mm. F++ w/operc. New Zealand.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD...Struthiolaria papulosa Martyn, 1794....65 to 67 mm. F++ w/operc.  New Zealand.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Struthiolaria vermis Martyn, 1784....40, 43 mm. F+. New Zealand.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Struthiolaria cf. vermis Martyn, 1784....43 mm. F++. New Zealand.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


TONNIDAE

....39244...(1)...Eudolium pyriformis Sowerby, 1914....56 mm. F+. Nice specimen with lightly flared intact li...South Africa...$9 1 available)

....25585...(2)...Eudolium pyriformis Sowerby, 1914....51 to 55 mm. F+.  Tiny Tuns with good lips...Costa Rica...$9  (2 available)

....29117...(2)...Eudolium pyriformis Sowerby, 1914....34, 36 mm. F+.  Solid if slightly sub-adult specimens...Philippines...$7  (2 available)

....35658...(1)...Eudolium pyriformis Monterosato, 1869....33 mm. F+. Cute junior specimen, orange-tan speckled & with finely toothed lip...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

SOLD....Eudolium pyriformis Sowerby, 1914....60 mm. F+ high.  Costa Rica.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Eudolium pyriformis Sowerby, 1914....57 mm. F+ high.  Philippines.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....42582...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....50 mm. F++.  Good example with well matured dentate lip and parietal callus...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

....42408...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....53 mm. F++.   Lovely fresh specimen with fully formed lip and good canal. Make this one the apple of your eye...Somalia...$12 (1 available)

....39904...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....68 mm. F++.  Big & solid, with nice pattern and great lip. You'll be grinning at this one...Kenya...$12 (1 available)

....38706...(2)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....57, 65 mm. F++. Good specimens with fully formed, toothed lip...Philippines...$7 (2 available)

....38706...(3)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....57, 65 mm. F++. Good specimens with fully formed, toothed lip...Philippines...$7 (3 available)

....38870...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....54 mm. F+high. Good specimen with thickened, well toothed lip& columella...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

....29931...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....65 mm. F++.  Heavy & fully mature, with thick, dentate lip & columellar callus. Prime, solid specimen...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....37984...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....63 mm. F+. Nice sized specimen with fully developed lip teeth & parietal callus...”Indo Pacific”...$6 (1 available)

....12669...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....59 mm. F++. Bright, crisp colors & pattern...Zanzibar...$6  (1 available)

....38076...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....57 mm. F+. Heavily mature, with dentate lip & thick, shiny white parietal callus...ex col...$11 (1 available)

....15295...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....54 mm. F+. White & fawn with brown spots...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....30654...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....45 mm. F+.  Nice example, with thick, well flared lip & strongly toothed & callused columella...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....26226...(1)...Malea pomum (forma?) linne, 1758....39 mm. F++.  A compact form similar to M. noronhensis but from an ocean away...Zanzibar...$5  (1 available)

....26920...(1)...Malea pomum Linne, 1758....33 mm. F++.  With full, thickened lip, this may be a dwarf form...Tanzania...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Malea pomum Linne, 1758....44 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41997...(1)...Malea ringens Swainson, 1832....126 mm. F+.  Huge specimen with big, gap-toothed grin and thick, well toothed lip...Panama...$17 (1 available)

SOLD....Malea ringens Swainson, 1822....59 mm. F++. Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39906...(1)...Tonna allium Dillwyn, 1817....91 mm. F++.  Good sized specimen with brown raised ribs and well developed lip (& no garlic smell)...Kenya...$15 (1 available)

....26921...(1)...Tonna allium Dillwyn, 1817....42 mm. F++.  Small specimen, yet with full, varixed lip...Tanzania...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Tonna allium Dillwyn, 1817....86 mm. F++. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Tonna allium Dillwyn, 1817....81, 86 mm. F+.  Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39902...(1)...Tonna cepa Roding, 1798....117 mm. F++.  Good sized example with fully intact, brown edged lip...Kenya...$18 (1 available)  OVERSIZE

....39768...(1)...Tonna cepa Roding, 1798....90 mm. F+. Nicely patterned specie with good canal but slightly thin lip...Philippines...$15 (1 available)

....39769...(1)...Tonna cepa Roding, 1798...85 mm. F+. With slightly thickened adult lip and cream & brown spotted ribs...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....39632...(1)...Tonna cepa Roding, 1798....45 mm. F++.  Fully intact but small specimen with thickened, fine toothed lip...Somalia...$5 (1 available)


....39770...(1)...Tonna dolium Linne, 1758....107 mm. F+. Large lovely specimen with strong, lightly orange spotted ribs, though lip is thin...Philippines...$15 (1 available)

....39771...(1)...Tonna dolium Linne, 1758....94 mm. F+. With well spotted ribs and slightly thickened adult lip edge...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....34904...(1)...Tonna dolium Linne, 1758....145 mm. F. Monster specimen, with nicely brown spotted spiral ribs & intact lip. Siphonal canal a bit rough...Philippines?...$28 (1 available) OVERSIZE

....33997...(2)...Tonna cf. dolium Linne, 1758....140 mm. F+. Nice sized specimens with heavily spotted, close packed ribs. Our supplier says it's not T. dolium, but it seems to match "Shells of the Philippines", plate 26 fig. 8a...Thailand...$32 (2 available) OVERSIZE

....32473...(1)...Tonna dolium Linne, 1758....80 mm. F++.  With orange-tan speckled ribs & thickened, fully developed lip...Philippines...$10  (1 available)

....15298....(1)...Tonna dolium Linne, 1758....58 mm. F+.  Alternate brown & white spotted ribs...Philippines...$6  (1 available)


....42483...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....175 mm. F+.   Great large specimen, very light colour form and with mostly intact lip...Cameroon...$25 (1 available)

....42484...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....180 mm. F+.   Good jumbo specimen with several brown spiral ribs, but a couple of lower lip chips...Cameroon...$20 (1 available)

....42352...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....200 mm. F.  Huge live taken example complete with periostracum, but with somewhat rough lip...Cameroon...$22 (1 available)

....42353...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....168 mm. F.  Nice big size and with intact periostracum, but with somewhat rough lip...Cameroon...$17 (1 available)

....42354...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....139 mm. F+.  Good specimen with slightly rough lip...Cameroon...$12 (1 available)

....39900...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....131 mm. F++.  Large & fat, with great, fully formed & toothed lip...Kenya...$23 (1 available)  OVERSIZE

....39901...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....93 mm. F++.  Fresh junior specimen with well formed lip & partial perio...Kenya...$16 (1 available)

....39773...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....80 mm. F+. Nicely brown ribbed if only about half grown...Philippines...$7 (1 available)

....38077...(1)...Tonna galea Linne, 1758....108 mm. F+. Nice mid-sized specimen with interesting “double” lip...ex col...$12 (1 available)

....30679...(1)...Tonna cf. galea Linne, 1758....60 mm. F+.  Fine junior example, with lightly spotted pattern & good lip...Greece...$9  (1 available)


....24193...(1)...Tonna maculosa Dillwyn, 1817....40 mm. F++.  Small but sweet...Curacao...$5  (1 available)

SOLD....Tonna maculosa Dillwyn, 1817....83 mm. F+.  Curacao.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Tonna maculosa Dillwyn, 1817....78 mm. F+. Florida.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39772...(1)...Tonna marginata Philippi, 1845....65 mm. F+. Similar to dolium but without fine ribs between the orange spotted main ribs...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....41825...(1)...Tonna olearum Linne, 1758....133 mm. F.  Decent starter specimen, but lip has been “shaped”...Philippines...$10 (1 available)

SOLD....Tonna olearium Linne, 1758....152 mm. F+.  Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


NEW....42754...(1)...Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....123 mm. F+ high.  Large, dark patterned example with thickened, mature lip...Somalia...$10 (1 available)   OVERSIZE

....39903...(1)...Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....136 mm. F+.  Huge specimen of the Partridge Tun, with decent lip but slightly rough canal...Kenya...$15 (1 available)      OVERSIZE

....41275...(1)...Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....100 mm. F++.  This is the spotless form, possibly paucimaculata, sold by the Poppes as A special color ...Somalia...$22 (1 available)

....39905...(1)...Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....108 mm. F++.  Top quality example with good pattern, nice parietal glaze and intact, thickened lip & canal...Kenya...$8   OVERSIZE

....41144...(1)... Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....83 mm. F+.  Mid-sized example with good, slightly thickened lip...Somalia...$5 (1 available)

....30680...(1)...Tonna perdix Linne, 1758....66 mm. F.  With decent lip but appears to be fresh dead...Philippines...$4  (1 available)


....39907...(1)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....97 mm. F++.  Large, fresh, well developed specimen lightly brown banded and with partial perio...Kenya...$20 (1 available)

....39774...(1)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....90 mm. F++. Big & beautifully brown banded and with fully formed crenulate & dentate lip...Philippines...$15 (1 available)

....39775...(2)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....71, 76 mm. F+. Good junior specimens though with fully formed & thickened lips...Philippines...$10 (2 available)

....38078...(1)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....112 mm. F+ high. Big, heavily mature example with thick, solid, toothed lip & bold brown spiral bands...ex col...$18 (1 available)

....25786...(4)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....95 to 98 mm. F++.  Nice examples with well toothed lips & brown spiral bands...India...$6   (4 available)   OVERSIZE

....38079...(1)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....91 mm. F+ high. Nice specimen, with intact, toothed lip & brown spiral bands...ex col...$14 (1 available)

....31814...(1)...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....56 mm. F++.  Junior examples but with fully formed lips, 4 brown stripes & complete with little purple protoconch...Thailand...$5  (1 available)

SOLD...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....135 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD...Tonna sulcosa Born, 1778....115 mm. F+ high.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....34879 ...(1)...Tonna species freak....83 mm. F+. SQUARE, man!!! Hipster-challenged example of this orange spotted & well ribbed species, either T. dolium or T. marginata...Philippines...$15 (1 available)


TRICHOTROPIDAE

....32716...(1)...Separatista cf. blainvilliana Petit, 1851....8 mm. F+.  Slightly junior specimens of this rare species...Thailand...$15  (1 available)


....29872...(6)...Trichotropis cancellata Hinds, 1843....18 to 21 mm. F+.  Gently beached & therefore without hairy periostracum...California...SPECIAL!!...$5  (6 available)


TRIMUSCULIDAE

SOLD....Trimusculus reticulatus Sowerby, 1835....13, 14 mm. F+. West Mexico.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


TRIPHORIDAE

....41711...(1)...Tetraphora princeps Sowerby, 1904....50 mm. F++.  Very large for this typically small sinistral family, dark brown with full lip & canal...Philippines...$25 (1 available)

SOLD....Tetraphora princeps Sowerby, 1904....57 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41235...(1)...Triphora specie.....33 mm. F++. Neat specimen of this sinistral family...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

SOLD...Triphora specie....34 mm. F+.  Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....20813...(1)...Viriola pagoda Hinds, 1843....15 mm. F++. Good size for species, with nice micro-sculpture...$7 (1 available)


TRIVIIDAE

....42146...(9pr)...Erato maugeriae Gray, 1832....5 & 6 mm. F+.  Tiny Triviidae, two for the price of one...Florida...$4 (9 pairs available)


....39885...(1)...Trivia aperta Swainson, 1822....24 mm. F++.  Fresh, excellent example with gloss and ridgesall intact...South Africa...$25 (1 available)

....39886...(1)...Trivia aperta Swainson, 1822....24 mm. F.  Decent if slightly beach-worn ex col starter specimen...South Africa...$12 (1 available)


....37762...(4)...Trivia californiana Gray, 1827....8 to 10 mm. F+ high. Deep mauve with a white dorsal furrow...West Mexico...$5 (4 available)


....25358...(6)...Trivia merces Iredale, 1924....10 to 11 mm. F+.  Finely ridged & with brown dorsal spots...Australia...$3  (6 available)

SOLD....Trivia merces Iredale, 1924....13 - 15 mm. F+.  Tasmania.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37024...(1)...Trivia oryza Lamarck, 1811....11 mm. F++. Fairly large for this small white species, like a tiny grooved Cypraea...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....31187...(+)...Trivia oryza Lamarck, 1811....8 to 11 mm. F+.  Tiny, textured, pure white relatives of the Cypraea...Philippines...$5 for 2  (15 available)

....34854...(1)...Trivia oryza Lamarck, 1811....10 mm. F++. Pure white & finely textured surface...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

....27924...(3)...Trivia oryza Lamarck, 1811....8, 9 mm. F++.   White globes...Philippines...$2  (3 available)


....36593...(3)...Trivia ovulata Lamarck, 1810....19 to 20 mm. F++ to Gem. Big, fat, snow white specimens...South Africa...$22 (3 available)

....36592...(8)...Trivia ovulata Lamarck, 1810....16 to 18 mm. F++ to Gem. Chubby, pure white, smooth backed Cypraea cousins...South Africa...$18 (8 available)


....37574...(3)...Trivia pacifica Sowerby, 1832....9 - 10 mm. F++. Smaller species with twin, large, brown dorsal spots...Panama...$4 (3 available)


....37760...(5prs)...Trivia pediculus Linne, 1758....13 to 15 mm. F+. Decent, lightly beached examples...$3 (5 pairs available)

....37761...(4prs)...Trivia pediculus fm. pullataSowerby, 1870....8 to 10 mm. F+. Cute specimens of this dwarf, pink based form...Bahamas...$3 (4 pairs available)


....12834...(15)...Trivia quadripunctata Gray, 1827....5 - 8 mm. F+.   Pastel pink & tiny...Gulf of Mexico...$5 for 2   (15 available)


....30397...(3)...Trivia cf. radians Lamarck, 1811....17 to 20 mm. F+.  Light tan with squat form & wide base...Peru...$4  (3 available)


....37763...(8)...Trivia solandri Sowerby, 1832....17 to 19 mm. F++. Good, fresh examples, on the large side for the species...West Mexico...$4 (8 available)

....37764...(6)...Trivia solandri Sowerby, 1832....15 to 17 mm. F++. Fresh, dark examples of this well ribbed “coffee bean”...West Mexico...$3 (6 available)

....36635...(1pr)....Trivia solandri Sowerby, 1832....13 & 14 mm. F. Two colour fresh beached pair, one typically tan the other in pastel pink...Mexico...$5 (1 pair available)


....37023...(1)...Trivia speciosa Kuroda & Cate, 1979....16 mm. Gem. Good sized & perfect specimen of this rare species, all white & totally covered in fine fingerprint-like ridges...Philippines...$40 (1 available)


....16057...(1)...Trivia suavis Schilder, 1931....8 mm. F++.  Live taken! Pure white...South Africa...$16  (1 available)


....33060...(2prs)...Trivirostra oryza Lamarck, 1811....9 to 10 mm. F++. Pure white & finely ribbed all over...Solomon Islands...$3 (2 pairs available)


....41262...(+)...Trivirostra triticum Schilder, 1932....7 to 10 mm. F++. Clean while examples of this well ribbed cowrie relative...Somalia...$7 (lots available)


TRUNCATELLIDAE

....28721...(4prs)...Truncatella guerini A. & B. Villa, 1841....7 to 8 mm. F+.  Tiny tan Truncatellidae...Philippines...$3  (4 pairs available)


TURBINELLIDAE

....41650...(1)...Columbarium eastwoodae Kilburn, 1971....73 mm. F++.  Beautiful spiny white specimen with great lip & canal...South Africa...$15 (1 available)

....41651...(1)...Columbarium eastwoodae Kilburn, 1971....86  mm. F++.  Big example in excellent condition...South Africa...$18 (1 available)


....42475...(1)...Columbarium pagoda Lesson, 1831....68 mm. F++.  Good example complete with bulbose protoconch...China...$15 (1 available)


TURBINIDAE

....38908...(3)...Angaria atrata Reeve, 1842....42 to 48 mm. F++. Nice examples of this oddly misshapen Trochid with good lips...Philippines...$4 (3 available)

....38909...(1)...Angaria atrata Reeve, 1842....53 mm. F++ w/operc. With club-like spines and operc too...Philippines...$5 (1 available)


....39363...(1)...Angaria delphinus Linne, 1758....60 mm. F++ w/operc. Has disconnected body whorl so that it looks like a spiny black & purple Rhiostoma!...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....39364...(1)...Angaria delphinus Linne, 1758....37 mm. F++. Free coiled body whorl looks like a spiny black Rhiostoma...Philippines...$8 (1 available)

....27002....(1)...Angaria delphinus Linne, 1758....28 mm. F+ w/operc. Rich dark red with lots of black spines...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....39081...(1)...Angaria delphinus fm. atrata Reeve, 1843....39 mm. F++ w/operc. Pretty example with white top, triangular leafy shoulder spines & purple umbilicus...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....35751...(1)....Angaria delphinus fm. atrata Reeve, 1842....36 mm. F+ w/operc. Wine red with low shoulder spines...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....42289...(1)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....62 mm. F+.  Nice example, with lots of long, curved black shoulder spines and intact lip...Philippines...$11 (1 available)

....38910...(2)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....71, 78 mm. F++. Glorious big examples with upturned, recurved shoulder spines intact...Philippines...$11 (2 available)

....38725...(1)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....62 mm. F++. Great example with long, up-turned spines...Philippines...$8 (1 available)

....38911...(2)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....50 to 56 mm. F++. Good specimens with long shoulder spines mostly intact...Philippines...$7 (2 available)

....32342...(2)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....56 to 61 mm. F+.  Delightfully spiny specimens, with the long, upturned shoulder spines virtually all intact...Philippines...$9  (2 available)

....32891...(1)...Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....55 mm. F++.  Great example with long, upturned spines...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....36453...(1)....Angaria delphinus fm. melanacantha Reeve, 1842....39 mm. F+.  Dark greenishtan with long white upturned spines...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

SOLD....Angaria cf. delphinus Linne, 1758....28 mm. F+ high. Philippines.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39694...(1)...Angaria melanacantha Reeve, 1842....48 mm. F+ w/operc. Nice example with black, up-turned shoulder spines...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


NEW....42665...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1839....60 mm. F+ w/operc.  Deep rosy pink with intact lip but a few abbreviated spines...Philippines...$24  (1 available)

NEW....42666...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1839....42 mm. F++ w/operc.  Spectacular sculptural piece! Deep water form with long up-turned needle-like spines (though I had to repair one)...Philippines...$18 (1 available)

....42109...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1839....64 mm. F+.  Large lovely example in deep red & chartreuse, with most spines intact...Philippines...$39 (1 available)

....39695...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1873....51 mm. F+. Olive green with pale pink recurved shoulder spines mostly intact...Philippines...$22 (1 available)

....39696...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1873....49 mm. F+. Deep rose pink with long, curved shoulder spines...Philippines...$20 (1 available)

....39697...(1)...Angaria sphaerula Kiener, 1873....40 mm. F+. Smaller but spectacular! Hot pink throughout...Philippines...$24 (1 available)


....37819...(1)...Angaria vicdani Kosuge, 1980....47 mm. F. Bargain starter specimen with pink spines...Philippines...$10 (1 available)

....36454...(2)...Angaria vicdani Kosuge, 1980....43 to 48 mm. F.  Decent starter specimens with pink spotted spines, at least one of which is fully intact...Philippines...$7  (2 available)

....26449....(1)....Angaria vicdani Kosuge, 1980....45 mm. F+ w/operc.  Outrageously long pink spines...Philippines...$20  (1 available)

....31130...(1)...Angaria vicdani Kosuge, 1980....38 mm. F+ nicely. With long branched peripheral spines mostly intact...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

SOLD....Angaria vicdani Kosuge, 1980....56 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....27779...(2)...Arene venusta Woodring, 1929....5 mm. F++.  Red & brown mottled little turbans...Brazil...$10  (2 available)


....38733...(1)...Astraea tecta ssp. americana Gmelin, 1791....29 mm. F+. Good, clean, uneroded example with intact lip & pearly interior...Florida...$3 (1 available)


....38727...(3)...Astraea caelata Gmelin, 1791....46 to 53 mm. F+. With good lips & spiny periphery...Bahamas...$5 (3 available)

....38094...(1)...Astraea caelata Gmelin, 1791....50 mm. F++. Great example, greenish, with intact lip & peripheral spines and pearly silver aperture...ex col...$6 (1 available)


....37868...(4)...Astraea gibberosa Dillwyn, 1817....34 to 40 mm. F+. Excellent beach specimens, with complete lip & rounded peripheral knobs & pearly silver interior...West Mexico...$4 (4 available)


....35298...(2)...Astraea heliotropium Martyn, 1784....77, 81 mm. F+ w/operc. Large examples with good peripheral spines, Au naturel, some earlier growth with easily removed bryzoan encrustation, And complete with operc...New Zealand...$35 (2 available)

....35299...(2)...Astraea heliotropium Martyn, 1784....58, 53 mm. F+ w/operc. Nice, clean, mid-sized specimens, lip & peripheral spines mostly intact & operc included...New Zealand...$30 (2 available)

....35300...(5)...Astraea heliotropium Martyn, 1784....42 to 49 mm. F+ w/operc. Starter specimens of this scarce Turbinidae, complete with operc...New Zealand...$18 (5 available)

SOLD....Astraea heliotropium Martyn, 1784....72 mm. F+ w/operc. New Zealand.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Astraea olivacea Wood, 1828....69 mm. F++. West Mexico.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37869...(3)...Astraea phoebia Roding, 1795....43 to 50 mm. F+/F++. Nice, large specimens with long peripheral spines intact & with good, silver lined lips...Bahamas...$11 (3 available)


....34290...(3)...Astraea tecta Lightfoot, 1786....35 to 40 mm. F+. Big, white, conical tops with natural white coraline algae encrustations...Caribbean...$5 (3 available)

....15522...(1pr)....Astraea tecta Lightfoot, 1786....24 mm. F+.  One white, the other yellow...Honduras...$9  (1 available)

....37870...(5)...Astraea tecta fm. americana Gmelin, 1791....22 to 24 mm. F+. Gently beached, with complete lips & silvery interior & fine, angled axial ribs...Florida...$3 (5 available)

....9067...(6)...Astraea tecta Lightfoot, 1786....18 - 24 mm. F++ w/operc.  Little pyramids with good data. With opercs...Bahamas...$5  (6 available)

....12836...(2)...Astraea tecta Lightfoot, 1786....17 - 24 mm. F+.  Pearly interiors...Florida...$4  (2 available

SOLD....Astraea tecta Lightfoot, 1786....22 - 31 mm. F+  (most w/operc.)  Florida.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....39891...(1)...Astraea tuber Linne, 1758....45 mm. F++ w/operc.  Full grown, clean, fresh specimen with operc...Venezuela...$5 (1 available)


....37959...(1set)...Astraea undosa Wood, 1828....36 to 73 mm. F++. Delightful 4 piece growth series of this wonderfully wavy-edged species...West Mexico...$29 (1 set available)

....37958...(1)...Astraea undosa Wood, 1828....71 mm. F++. Prime specimen, full grown, with good lip and with intact, flaky brown periostracum...West Mexico...$10 (1 available)

....37871...(1set)...Astraea undosa Wood, 1828....24 to 50 mm. F+/F++. Neat 5 piece growth series with pearly interiors & wavy peripheral rim...West Mexico...$24 (1 set available)


....16665A...(1)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....55 mm. F+ . GIANT!...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....16665C...(1pr)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....52 & 55 mm. F+ to F++. SPLENDID size-Big contrast pair!...Philippines...$10  (1 pair available)

....16665B...(4prs)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....46 to 50 mm. F+ to F++. Good pairs, on the large side...Philippines...$6  (4 pairs available)

....16665...(10)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....40 to 45 mm. F+ to F++.  Good pairs of a variable species...Philippines...$5   (10 available)

....37872...(1)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....36 mm. F+. With orange body, black peripheral spines and yellow interior...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....30092...(1)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....40 mm. F++.  With most of the peripheral spines intact & a lovely sulfur yellow interior...Philippines...$4  (1 available)

....35413...(1)...Astralium calcar Linne, 1758....29 mm. F+ w/operc. An example of the high spired spineless form similar to "Shells of the Philippines" Plate 8, fig. 2b...Philippines...$4 (1 available)


SOLD....Astralium species....27 mm. F++ w/operc. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....12837...(5)...Astralium haematragum  Menke, 1829....22 - 29 mm. F/F+.  Spikey white pyramids with mauve columella...Thailand...$6   (5 available)

....38417...(1)...Astralium haematragum Menke, 1829....23 mm. F++. Stunning specimen in rich shades of pink & purple...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

....35047...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....21 mm. F+.  Large for the species & with rich, lavender base & strong axial ridges...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....27634...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....20 mm. F+.  Apperture accented in deep rosy pink...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....34531...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....20 mm. F++. Very nice example with vivid purple-pink columellar stain & without the coraline encrustations so typical of this species...Philippines...$9 (1 available)

....26808...(2)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....15, 19 mm. F++.  Nodulose & spiny, with rich purple base...$6  (2 available)

....27004...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....17 mm. F++.  Typically high spired & deep magenta red...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....36118...(1)....Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....16 mm. F+. Somewhat knobby & high spired Turbinidae, suffused with purple-pink...Philippines...$6  (1 available)

....27302...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....15 mm. F++.  Deep purple-pink with saw-toothed peripheral spines...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....27780...(1)...Astralium haemotragum Menke, 1829....12 mm. F++.  Colour so rich & dark it is purple...Philippines...$7  (1 available)


....33538....(1)...Astralium mactanense Habe & Okutani, 1980....24 mm. F+. With odd, coraline looking topside & deep pink, finely beaded base...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


....36681...(1)...Astralium roseobasis Dekker, 2003....21 mm. F++. Great specimen of this recently coined Trochid, lavender pink with purple columella & no encrustations...Philippines...$13 (1 available)


....38712...(1pr)....Austrocochlea obtusa Dillwyn, 1817....20, 22 mm. F+. Neat pair shows wide & narrow “zebra” stripes...Australia...$3 (1 pair available)


....36343...(1)...Bathyliotina glassi McLean, 1951....9 mm. F++. Amazing little shell, with peripheral spines and varixed lip...Philippines...$9 (1 available)


....42346...(1)...Bolma erectospinosa Habe & Okutani, 1980....32 mm. F++.  Big specimen with a double row of peripheral spines and good lip...Philippines...$14 (1 available)

....27406...(2)...Bolma erectospinosa Habe & Okutani, 1980....16 mm. F+.  With saw-toothed peripheral spines & coppery dorsal surface...Philippines...$7  (2 available)


NEW....42660...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....73 mm. F++ w/operc.  Huge, excellent, live taken example of this terribly delicate specie, in typical tan and with virtually every fan-like spine intact...Philippines...$25 (1 available)

NEW....42661...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....68 mm. F++ w/operc.  Big, beautiful specimen in amazing chartreuse yellowish green, and with most spines intact...Philippines...$34 (1 available)

NEW....42662...(2)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....61, 64 mm. F+.  Good examples with complete thin lip, but missing a spine or two...Philippines...$19 (2 available)

NEW....42663...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....42 mm. F++.  Smaller but superbly spined specimen...Philippines...$15 (1 available)

NEW....42664...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....38 mm. F++.  Cute junior specimen of the glorious yellow-green colour form...Philippines...$22 (1 available)

....33236...(6)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....50 to 65 mm. F decently. Clean, decent bargain specimens...Philippines...$6 (6 available)

....32385...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....64 mm. F++.  Perhaps the nicest, biggest example of this we've seen in years. Light tan with virtually every peripheral spine intact...Philippines...$32  (1 available)

....33233...(2)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....62 to 64 mm. F+. Nice specimens with long, leafy shoulder blades mostly intact...Philippines...$22 (2 available)

....29261...(3)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....57 to 64 mm. F+ nicely.  Big, with great lips & bright orange columellar stain, but slightly blunted peripheral spines...Philippines...$15  (3 available)

....23083 ...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1861....60 mm. F+ high. A splendid specimen: very worthy!!...Philippines...$22  (1 available)

....9167...(1set)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....45, 50 & 60 mm. F/F+. Nice 3 piece growth series...Philippines...$20 (1 set available)

....9103....(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1861....55 mm. F. Good sized if slightly rough specimen with lip intact...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....33237...(1set)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....50 to 55 mm. F high. Delightful 4 piece colour variation set in pretty pastel shades of lilac, tan, orange & yellow, though with some spine losses...Philippines...$25 (1 set available)

....15760...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1861....45 mm. F. Due to broken spines, but an otherwise OK starter specimen...Philippines...$9   (1 available)

....16763...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....41 mm. F+.  Tan & brown with light orange spines: decent...Philippines...$19  (1 available)

....36510...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....40 mm. F++. Tan with black radial stripes. slightly young, but in excellent condition with most spines intact...Philippines...$20

....17934...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....40 mm. F++. Mid-sized, but with fabulous spine development, about as close to Gem as this species gets...$25  (1 available)

....20507...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....40 mm. F+.  A few spines missing, but otherwise nice...Philippines...$15  (1 available)

....30711...(1)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve 1843....38 mm. F.  Nice pattern of brown on tan, with bright orange columellar area...Philippines...$10  (1 available)

....33301...(1pr)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....20 & 35 mm. F. Start your growth series with these two...Philippines...$10 (1 pair available)

....30406...(1set)...Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....24 to 31 mm. F+.  Batch of 3 baby Bolmas in different patterns, including a small, possible albino example...Philippines...$20  (1 set available)

SOLD....Bolma girgyllus Reeve, 1843....64 mm. F+ w/operc. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38912...(2)...Bolma guttata Adams, 1863....37, 40 mm. F++. Beautiful, big, top quality examples, with excellent lips & most of the peripheral spines intact...Philippines...$38 (2 available)

....34535...(2)...Bolma guttata Adams, 1853....12 to 13 mm. F++ w/operc. Cute pinkish-tan tops with operc dried in place...$25 (2 available)

....32463...(1)...Bolma guttata Adams, 1853....11 mm. F++. DARK orange, with fine peripheral spines...Philippines...$12  (1 available)


....15761...(4)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....28 - 44 mm. F high....What a name!! Pastel pink but slightly rough lipped starters for a starter price...Philippines...$3  (4 available)

....31956...(1)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....41 mm. F+.  Deep pinky purple with short, pointy peripheral spines...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....20508...(4)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....35 to 40 mm. F+.  With flared lip & full parietal shield...Philippines...$13  (4 available)

....20509...(6)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....27 to 32 mm. F+ to F++.  Lip not quite adult, but pretty much full size & with good spine development...Philippines...$10  (6 available)

....20510...(2pr)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....23 to 26 mm. F+ to F++.  Nice little light & dark pairs, the darker ones with red-brown blotches...Philippines...$15  (2 pair available)

....23350...(1)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....25 mm. F+.  Great sculpture of triangular spines & fine rows of tiny beads...Philippines...$8  (1 available)

....23727...(1)....Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....22 mm. F+ high.  Good sized example with peripheral spines like a cicular saw blade!...Philippines...$9  (1 available)

....32724...(1pr)...Bolma guttata fm. millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....17 mm. F++.  Good light & dark pair, one with brown mottling, the other without, both with nice peripheral spines...Philippines...$15 (1 pair available)


....33238...(1)....Bolma henica Watson, 1885....41 mm. F+. Big example, finely beaded & with most peripheral spines intact. Coppery brown with pearly white base...Philippines...$12 (1 available)

....34436...(1)...Bolma henica Watson, 1885....38 mm. F++ w/operc. Large, long spined lovely bronze example...Thailand...$15 (1 available)

....30091...(2)...Bolma henica Watson, 1885....35, 36 mm. F+ high.  With nicely channeled sutures & interesting coppery sheen...Philippines...$10  (2 available)

....20505...(4)...Bolma henica Watson, 1885....32 to 36 mm. F+.  Minor spine &/or lip damage, but  big & dark, these are still fine specimens...Philippines...$12   (4 available)

....29711...(2pr)...Bolma cf. henica Watson, 1885....13 to 14 mm. F+.  Neat little sharp spined, low spired pair of baby Bolmas , one plain, the other mottled in dark red...Philippines...$15  (2 pairs available)


....42149...(1)...Bolma henicus Watson, 1879....39 mm. F++.  Large, lovely, lighter coloured example, silvery with pastel pink peripheral spines...Philippines...$22 (1 available)


....33569....(1)...Bolma microconcha Kosuge, S., 1953....13 mm. F+. Deep red mini-turbo with spines reduced to spiral rows of fine beads. ID from supplier...Philippines...$5 (1 available)

....28137...(4)...Bolma microconcha Kosuge, S., 1985....11 to 12 mm. F++.  Deep, dark red with fine peripheral spines...Philippines...$12  (4 available)

....27636...(1)...Bolma microconcha Kosuge, S., 1985....10 mm. F++.  Rare!! Bright Red with brown & white spire markings...Philippines...$15  (1 available)


....41173...(1)...Bolma millegranosa Kuroda & Habe, 1958....51 mm. F++.  Absolute monster specimen, just 1 mm. short of the $125 listing in Rice!...Philippines...$45 (1 available)


....30807...(1)...Bolma minutiradiosa Kosuge, 1983....16 mm. F++ w/operc.  Small but sweet specimen with peripheral spines mostly intact...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....36683...(1pr)...Bolma minutiradiosa....13 & 14 mm. F++. Pretty pair, one in bright red, the other mottled in tan brown & pink...Philippines...$12 (1 pair available)

....31623...(1pr)...Bolma minutiradiosa Kosuge, 1983....11 and 13 mm. F++.  Contrasting colour pair of this small, flattened, sharp spined species...Philippines...$15  (1 pair available)

....34837...(1pr)...Bolma minutiradiosa Kosuge, 1983....10 & 13 mm. F+. Spectacular colour pair, one deep rose pink, the other bright safety-cone orange...Philippines...$8 (1 available)


....38714...(1)...Bolma modesta Reeve, 1843....50 mm. F+ w/operc. Good sized specimen...Philippines...$6 (1 available)

SOLD....Bolma modesta Reeve, 1843....62 mm. F+ w/operc. Philippines.         shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....27005...(1)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....28 mm. F+. Albinistic - very pale, with lavender tipped spines: delicate and exquisite!!...Philippines...$22  (1 available)

....30408...(1)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....27 mm. F+. With lots of close, saw-toothed peripheral spines...Philippines...$7  (1 available)

....31957...(1)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....26 mm. F+.  Good sized example with long spines & lots of fine, dark red beaded spiral cords...Philippines...$12  (1 available)

....30297...(1pr)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....22 & 26 mm. F+.  Extreme pair, one darkly mottled & with shorter spines, the other with lighter colour & longer spines...Philippines...$15  (1 pair available)

....20712...(7)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....23 to 25 mm. F+.  Dark red speckles and lots of peripheral spines...Philippines...$9  (7 available)

....31289...(1)...Bolma persica Dall, 1907....22 mm. F+.  Finely speckled in brown & with painfully sharp peripheral spines...Philippines...$12  (1 available)


....32877...(7)...Bolma sp.....12 to 14 mm. F++.  Excellent, spiny rimmed, finely beaded mini Trochid...Philippines...$5  (7 available)

....36117...(1)...Bolma sp.....13 mm. F+. Small species, with lots of fine, sharp peripheral spines & brown mottled surface...Philippines...$5  (1 available)

....32867...(1set)...Bolma sp.....12 to 13 mm. F++.  Nice 3 piece colour variation set, one deep red, one brown & tan mottled & one bright orange...Philippines...$15 (1 set available)

....27306...(6)...Bolma sp.....10 to 12 mm. F++.  Dark red tiny tops with fine peripheral spines...Philippines...$5  (6 available)

....34836...(2)...Bolma sp.....11 to 12 mm. F+ high. Recurved row of peripheral spines make them look a bit like miniature circular saw blades when viewed from above...Philippines...$15 (2 available)


....42285...(1)...Bolma tayloriana Smith, 1880...65 mm. F+. Nice, clean example of this scarce Turbinidae, brick red and finely beaded...South Africa...$38 (1 available)


....35376...(3)...Cookia sulcata Gmelin, 1791....80 to 90 mm. F+ some w/operc. Big, solid specimens, fresh beached & in natural condition, with barnacles, tube worms & coraline encrustations (some so heavy they look like lumps of cement!) A neat natural display or you can play archeologist/treasure hunter with a dental pick...New Zealand...$15 (3 available)


SOLD....Guildfordia yoka Jousseaume, 1888....78 to 95 mm. F++ w/operc.  Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Guildfordia yoka Jousseaume, 1888....88, 90 mm. F++.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Guildfordia yoka Jousseaume, 1888....83 mm. F++. Excellent specimen with all long peripheral spines intact. Rarely this good...Philippines.     shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....30145...(3)...Liotina peroni Kiener, 1839....12 to 14 mm. F++.  Tiny Turbinidae  with great, punctate microsculpture...Philippines...$4  (3 available)


....26225...(4sets)...Lunella cf. cinerea Born, 1798....15 to 18 mm. F+ to F++.  Colour sets of 3 in shades of orange-tan & greenish gray...Korea...$7  (4 sets available)


....41231...(1)...Lunella coronata Gmelin, 1791...45 mm. F+. w/operc. Good example, live taken & with operc.  but with a slightly rough lip...Somalia...$4 (1 available)

....41630...(1)...Lunella coronata Gmelin, 1791....36 mm. F+.  With iridescent silvery interior and intact lip...Somalia...$4 (1 available)


....41833...(2)...Phasianella australis Gmelin, 1791....62, 67 mm. F+ w/operc.  Good sized examples patterned in dove gray with heavy white operc...Australia...$7 (2 available)

....41834...(1pr)...Phasianella australis Gmelin, 1791....54 & 45 mm. F+ w/operc.  Neat pair, one typical dove gray, one with unusual brown axial pattern...Australia...$9 (1 pair available)

....41089...(2)...Phasianella australis Gmelin, 1791....82, 75 mm. F+.  Supplier says ex col and very rare over 70 mm now...Australia...$15 (2 available)

SOLD....Phasianella australis Gmelin, 1791....54 to 66 mm. F+ w/o.  Australia.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Phasianella australis Gmelin, 1791....59 mm. F++ w/operc. Australia.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....22150...(+sets)...Phasianella solida Born, 1778....10 to 15 mm. F++.  Lots of busy pattern variation on these 5 piece sets...Philippines...$10  (+ set available)

....15757...(5)...Phasianella solida Born, 1778....12 - 13 mm. F+.  Pinkish-tan with brown & white patterns...Philippines...$3.50   (5 available)


....25667...(9)...Phasianella variegata Lamarck, 1822....15 to 17 mm. F++ w/operc.  Tan with lines of red & cream spots, complete with tiny white shelly opercs...India...$3  (9 available)

....15758...(4)...Phasianella variegata Lamarck, 1822....11 - 17 mm. F+.  Various patterns in shades of gray, brown & pink...Philippines...$3   (4 available)


....26481...(1sets)...Tricolia capensis Philippi, 1847....7 to 10 mm. F+.  Neat little 5 piece set in a variety of red, brown & yellow shades...South Africa...$4  (1 set available)


SOLD....Turbo argyrosyomus Linne, 1758....62 mm. F+. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41628...(1)...Turbo brunneus Roding, 1798....65 mm. F++ w/operc.  Great, fully intact example complete with operc...Tanzania...$5 (1 available)

....41629...(1)...Turbo brunneus Roding, 1798....62 mm. F+.  Large one with slightly scaled spiral cords...Tanzania...$4 (1 available)


....37816...(1set)...Turbo castanea Gmelin, 1791....12 to 28 mm. F+. 6 piece growth & pattern series...Bahamas...$18 (1 set available)

....37817...(1set)...Turbo castanea Gmelin, 1791....15 to 27 mm. F+. 5 piece growth and pattern set...Bahamas...$14 (1 set available)


....32332...(1)...Turbo chrysostomus Linne, 1758....51 mm. F+.  Bold, brown axial pattern on white, with shiny golden apperture...Philippines...$5  (1 available)


....39338...(2)...Turbo crassus Wood, 1828....56, 53 mm. F++. Selected from dozens, although fresh dead taken, these big ones have fully intact lips...West Mexico...$4 (2 available)

....39339...(2)...Turbo crassus Wood, 1828....47 to 49 mm. F++. With axial barred pattern and intact, crenulate lips...West Mexico...$3 (2 available)


....35594...(1)...Turbo brunneus Roding, 1798....40 mm. F+ high. The uncommon green form with totally unfiled lip...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....29815...(1)...Turbo brunneus Roding, 1798....22 mm. F+.  Unusual purple colour with brown & tan dashed spiral cords..Philippines..$3  (1 available)

....30164...(1pr)...Turbo brunneus Roding, 1798....36 & 37 mm. F.  Brown mottled, with greenish cast (no they're not seasick!)...Philippines...$5  (1 pair available)


SOLD....Turbo canaliculatus Hermann, 1781....72 mm. F+. Bahamas.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Turbo chrysostoma Linne, 1758....51 mm. F+ w/operc.  Indonesia.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Turbo cidaris Gmelin, 1791....37 mm. F+  (lip rough).   S.Africa.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38730...(1set)...Turbo cinerea Born, 1778....33 to 37 mm. F+. Nice 4 piece set of this spiral corded species shows a wide range of colour & pattern variations...Philippines...$12 (1 set available)

....15532...(4)...Turbo cinerea Born, 1778....24 - 29 mm. F+.  Greenish-gray with white markings & pearly interior...Fiji...$3  (4 available)

....15533...(1set)...Turbo cinerea Born, 1778....22 - 26 mm. F+.  6 piece set shows colours from light gray to orange-brown...Fiji...$12   (1 set available)


SOLD....Turbo fluctuosus Wood, 1828....56 to 72 mm. F+ w/operc. West Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Turbo fluctuosus Wood, 1828....56 to 72 mm. F+/F++. West Mexico.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD...Turbo fluctuosus Wood, 1828....40 mm. F+ w/operc.  West Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Turbo heterocheilus Pilsbry, 1888....16.5 mm. F++ w/operc. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....29947...(3)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....58 to 63 mm. F.  Large, with rich, clean colours & patterns. Lips a bit rough but dorsal displays are very nice...Philippines...$3  (3 available)

....19160...(2)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....53 to 61 mm. F++ w/operc.  Nice! with pastel green un-filed lip...Indonesia...$6   (2 available)

....16670...(3)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....52 - 54 mm. F++ w/operc.  Good sized, variable patterned examples...Philippines...$6  (3 available)

....20893...(1)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....47 mm. F+ w/operc.  Not a scar on this one. Very pretty but lip gently smoothed to natural contour...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....30583...(2)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....49, 43 mm. F++.  Great specimens, typically brown patterned & with lips totally intact...Solomon Islands...$4  (2 available)

....31621...(1)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....10 mm. F+ w/operc.  Intriguing by specimen complete with operc. Rarely seen at this tiny size...Philippines...$3  (1 available)

....34853...(1)...Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....8 mm. F+. Fascinating juvenile specimen in solid bright orange...Philippines...$3 (1 available)

SOLD....Turbo petholatus Linne, 1758....58 mm. F++ w/operc.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38731...(1)...Turbo porphorites Martyn, 1784....36 mm. F+. Close to T. cinerea but without spiral cords...Australia...$3 (1 available)


....39379...(1pr)....Turbo reevei Philippi, 1847....43 & 46 mm. F++. Lovely light & dark pair, one pastel orange, one dark brown...Philippines...$7 (1 pair available)

....39340...(3prs)....Turbo reevei Philippi, 1847....40 to 45 mm. F+. Colour & pattern variation pairs with nicely intact lips...Philippines...$7 (3 pairs available)


....38732...(3)...Turbo sparverius Gmelin, 1791....44 to 50 mm. F+. With coarse spiral cords and a marbled pattern...Philippines...$5 (3 available)


....26168...(7)...Turbo species....4 mm. F++.  Tiny, dark red Turbinidae...South China Sea...$3  (7 available)


....41832...(1)...Turbo whitleyi Iredale, 1949....30 mm. F+.  Deeply channeled and textured. Supplier says it is a dwarf form...Australia...$12 (1 available)


TURRITELLIDAE

....38103...(1)...Turritella gonostoma Valenciennes, 1832....123 mm. F+. Jumbo specimen of this nearly flat-sided species, with intact spire & decent lip...West Mexico...$8 (1 available)

....38104...(5)...Turritella gonostoma Valenciennes, 1832....93 to 116 mm. F+. Good, big examples with good spires & lips, marbled in dark brown to black...West Mexico...$6 (5 available) OVERSIZE

SOLD....Turritella goniostoma Valencienns, 1832....101 - 115 mm. F+.   Mexico.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....38105...(8)...Turritella species....35 to 45 mm. F. Unusual for its axially ridged main spiral cord. Ex col & unidentified...???...$3 (8 available)


....41058...(1)...Turritella terebra Linne, 1758....94 mm. F++.  Nicely intact example for those with space  restrictions...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

....38106...(1)...Turritella terebra Linne, 1758....145 mm. F+. Nice, big, spirally corded specimen with good lip...ex col...$7 (1 available) OVERSIZE

....34756...(1)...Turritella terebra (E9)....140 mm. F+. Big, dark brown example with bonus baby too...Philippines...$4 (1 available)

SOLD....Turritella terebra Linne, 1758....115 mm. F+. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


VANIKORIDAE

....41721...(1)...Vanikoro cancellata Lamarck, 1822....17 mm. F++.  White, with axial ridges & spiral cords...Philippines...$3 (1 available)


....41292...(5)...Vanikoro specie....9 - 10 mm. F+.  Like ribbed Naticids. Dead taken but probably endemic...Somalia...$7 (5 available)


VELUTINIDAE

....41301...(2)...Velutina velutina Muller, 1774....18 to 20 mm F++.  Pretty specimens with a lovely lavender hue...France...$12 (2 available)


VERMETIDAE

SOLD....Serpulorbis colubrinus Roding, 1798....44 mm across. F+. Philippines. shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


XENOPHORIDAE

SOLD....Tugurium caribaeum Petit, 1856....65 mm. F+.  Brazil.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Xenophora cerea Reeve, 1845....57 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Xenophora chinensis Philippi, 1841....80 mm. F++.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....37873...(1)...Xenophora conchyliophora Born, 1780....32 mm. F++. Cute specimen with lots of shelly attachments & intact lip...Bahamas...$19 (1 available)

SOLD....Xenophora conchyliophora Born, 1780....73 mm. F+. Bahamas.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Xenophora corrugata Reeve, 1842....47 mm. F++. Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....32912...(1)...Xenophora exusta Reeve, 1843....76 mm. F+ w/operc.  Suffered slight damage in transit but still a good, operculate example of exusta...Philippines...$20  (1 available)


....33901...(9)...Xenophora (Tugurium) cf. indica Gmelin, 1791....75 to 80 mm. F+. Good sized examples with just a row of small attachments at the sutures. Looks a bit like a giant Caliostoma!...Thailand...$7 (9 available)

....33902...(5)...Xenophora (Tugurium) cf. indica Gmelin, 1791....67 to 74 mm. F+. Mid-sized specimens of this mostly smooth species. Does this make them lazy carriers?...Thailand...$6 (5 available)


....36304...(1)...Xenophora japonica Kuroda & Habe, 1971....43 mm. F+. Cute juvenile example, with the usual assortment of attachments but in miniature...Philippines....$6  (1 available)

SOLD....Xenophora japonica Kuroda & Habe, 1971....58 mm. F++. Unusual in that it has selected stony "cup corals" almost exclusively...Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Xenophora merkranensis Newton, 1905....73 mm. F++. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36562...(1)...Xenophora pallidula Reeve, 1842....95 mm. F++. Big, pure white example with intact sinuous lip & a lovely assortment of Turrid & bivalve attachments...Philippines...$10

SOLD...Xenophora pallidula Reeve, 1843....113 mm. F++. Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD...Xenophora cf. pallida Reeve, 1843....76 mm. F+ w/operc. Unique freak specimen with "San Miguel" beer cap as its most recent attachment...Philippines.     shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Xenophora cf. pallidula Reeve, 1842....70 mm. F+ w/operc. Philippines.        shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD....Xenophora pallidula Reeve, 1843....55 mm. (not including attachments) F+.  Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment

SOLD...Xenophora pallidula Reeve, 1843....53 mm. (without attachments) F++.  Fascinating variety of additions, including a misshapen soda-pop cap...Philippines.      shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


SOLD....Xenophora robusta Verrill, 1870....95 mm. F+. Panama.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....36317...(1)...Xenophora cf. solaroides Reeve, 1845....37 mm. F+. Good example of this smaller species. Junior shell collector (just what the hobby needs!)...Philippines....$12  (1 available)

SOLD....Xenophora solaroides Reeve, 1845....approx 40 mm. F+.  Philippines.       shell sold, photo link retained for your enjoyment


....41586...(1)...Xenophora tenuis Fulton, 1934....36 mm. F+.  Delicate translucent white with lots of small bivalve attachments...Taiwan...$40 (1 available)


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