Australian Seashells P/L - 5 Ealing Mews, Kingsley WA 6026, Australia. web:, e-mail:
Genus Species Author Locality Description Grading Price
Acanthocardia aculeata (Linnaeus, 1758) Europe, Spain 50-60mm, very spiny species F++ 5.00
Trachycardium angulatum (Lamarck, 1819) Australia, WA 65-80mm, some with pink/orange F++/GEM 6.00
Fulvia aperta (Bruguiere, 1789) Australia, WA 30-35mm, with some purple F+/F++ 5.00
Acrosterigma arenicola (Reeve, 1845) Japan 25-30mm, typical for this species F++ 6.00
Papyridea aspersa (Sowerby, 1833) Panama 35-40mm, elongate sp, strong posterior sculpture F++/GEM 6.00
Acrosterigma assimile (Reeve, 1844) India 30-35mm, form assimile, nice colourful shells F++/GEM 5.00
Vasticardium cf. assimile No Author India 35-45mm, very unusual northern Indian Ocean form F++/GEM 12.00
Laevicardium attenuatum Sowerby, 1840 Indonesia 40-50mm, some with pink F++/GEM 8.00
Lyrocardium aurantiacum (Adams & Reeve, 1850) Indonesia 30-35mm, delicate & orange F++ 6.00
Fulvia australis Sowerby, 1843 Indonesia 25-30mm, solid and variable colours F++/GEM 6.00
Nemocardium bechei (Reeve, 1840) Philippines 50-60mm, pink and striking F++/GEM 12.00
Trachycardium belcheri Broderip & Sowerby,1829 Panama 35-40mm, heavily sculptured species, yellow & pink F++/GEM 12.00
Trigoniocardia biangulata Broderip & Sowerby,1829 Mexico 25-30mm, very angular, heavy with dark pink interior F++/GEM 4.00
Laevicardium biradiatum (Bruguiere, 1789) Indonesia 30-40mm, variable colours with red or pink dashes F++/GEM 6.00
Fulvia boholensis Vidal, 1994 Indonesia 25-28mm, bright orange F++ 4.00
Vasticardium burchardi (Dunker, 1877) Japan 55-70mm, low profile, fine radial sculpture F++/GEM 10.00
Vepricardium burnupi (E A Smith, 1899) South Africa 35mm, nice sculpture F++ 8.00
Corculum cardissa (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia 40-50mm, heart shaped, variable white/yellow/pink spots F++/GEM 3.00
Corculum cardissa (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia 40-50mm, wholesale offer - set of 4 different colours F++/GEM 8.00
Laevicardium clarionense (Hertlein & Strong,1947) Panama 20-25mm, smooth colourful species F++/GEM 8.00
Monodacna colorata Eichwald, 1841 Europe 25-35mm, thin delicate species F++ 8.00
Trachycardium consors Sowerby, 1833 Mexico 70-80mm, Baja CA, very inflated & spiny super sp F++/GEM 12.00
Vasticardium coralense (Vidal, 1993) New Caledonia 30-40mm, local species with fine unadorned ribs F++/GEM 10.00
Vepricardium coronatum (Schroeter, 1786) India 30-40mm, very coarse interlocking marginal teeth F++/GEM 8.00
Vepricardium coronatum (Schroeter, 1786) India 35-40mm, super shells, exaggerated marginal teeth F++/GEM 8.00
Laevicardium crassum (Gmelin, 1791) Europe, North Sea 50-60mm, typical for species, was called norwegicum F++/GEM 4.00
Acrosterigma cygnorum (Deshayes, 1855) Australia, SA 45-50mm, fine sculpture, some yellow F++/GEM 5.00
Acrosterigma dupuchense (Reeve, 1845) Australia, WA 40-50mm, very heavy sculpture F++/GEM 4.00
Acanthocardia echinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) Europe, Italy 50-55mm, typical for species F++ 4.00
Cerastoderma edule (Linnaeus, 1758) Europe, Denmark 30-35mm, commercially caught species F++ 3.00
Trachycardium egmontianum Shuttleworth, 1856 USA, Florida 30-40mm, spiny sculpture F++/GEM 4.00
Trachycardium egmontianum Shuttleworth, 1856 USA, Florida 45mm, albino sp F++/GEM 10.00
Laevicardium elenense (Sowerby II, 1840) Costa Rica 15-20mm, dark tan and smooth F++/GEM 4.00
Laevicardium elatum (Sowerby, 1833) Mexico under 100mm, large & yellow F++ 6.00
Laevicardium elatum (Sowerby, 1833) Mexico over 100mm, large & yellow F++ 10.00
Acrosterigma elongata (Bruguiere, 1789) Philippines 35-40mm, form elongata, typical F++/GEM 4.00
Acrosterigma elongata (Bruguiere, 1789) Indonesia 60-70mm, form elongata, dark and colourful F++/GEM 6.00
Frigidocardium eos (Kuroda, 1929) Indonesia 20-25mm, inflated, white, orange margins, fine spines F++/GEM 8.00
Fragum erugatum Tate, 1889 Australia, WA 10-12mm, small & heavy F++/GEM 4.00
Frigidocardium cf. exasperatum (Sowerby II, 1834) East China Sea 20-25mm, white inflated species, intricate sculpture F++/GEM 10.00
Acrosterigma flava (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 30-40mm, nice sculpture F++/GEM 4.00
Acrosterigma flava (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia 30-35mm, form subrugosa, yellow tinged F++/GEM 5.00
Acrosterigma flava (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia 40-50mm, form flava, heavy & colourful F++ 6.00
Ctenocardia fornicata (Sowerby II, 1840) Thailand 18-22mm, angular sp, pale purple highlights F++/GEM 8.00
Fragum fragum (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 25-30mm, fine sculpture F++ 3.00
Fragum fragum (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 25-30mm, coarser sculpture F++ 3.00
Clinocardium fucanum (Dall, 1907) USA 35-40mm, typical for species F++ 10.00
Vasticardium fultoni (Sowerby, 1916) Australia, WA 20-30mm, delicate with pink speckles F++/GEM 6.00
Nemocardium fulvum Ter Poorten, 2013 India 55-65mm, super deep orange / red sp, orange interior F++/GEM 20.00
Cerastoderma glaucum (Poiret, 1789) Europe, Italy 15-20mm, small heavily sculptured species F++/GEM 2.00
Trigoniocardia granifera Broderip & Sowerby,1829 Mexico, West Coast 8-10mm, heavy ribbed species F++/GEM 4.00
Trigoniocardia granifera Broderip & Sowerby,1829 Mexico 14mm, nice sculpture F++ sold out
Serripes groenlandicus (Gmelin, 1791) USA, Alaska 39mm, smooth and white F++ sold out
Fragum hemicardium (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 40-45mm, with variable sculpture F++/GEM 4.00
Papyridea hiulca (Reeve, 1845) Ecuador 55-60mm, elongate, pale orange sp F++/GEM 15.00
Acrosterigma hobbsae Vidal, 1999 Indonesia 30-35mm, much broader than punctolineata F++/GEM 20.00
Acrosterigma hobbsae Vidal, 1999 Solomon Islands 30-35mm, rare from here, broader than punctolineata F++/GEM 20.00
Acrosterigma impolita (Sowerby, 1833) Australia, WA 25-30mm, angular umbo F++ 6.00
Vepricardium incarnatum (Reeve, 1844) Philippines 50-60mm, heavily ribbed, spiny, cream, pink margins F++ 6.00
Vasticardium indioceanum Vidal, 1993 India 40-50mm, mostly orange, heavy angular species F++/GEM 7.00
Vasticardium indioceanum Vidal, 1993 India 50-60mm, mostly orange, heavy angular species F++/GEM 10.00
Vasticardium indioceanum Vidal, 1993 India 50-70mm, colourful orange/yellow sp, fine sculpture F++/GEM 10.00
Trachycardium isocardia (Linnaeus, 1758) Mexico, East Coast 60-80mm, super shells, dramatic spines F++/GEM 15.00
Trachycardium isocardia (Linnaeus, 1758) Mexico, East Coast 40-60mm, super shells, dramatic spines F++/GEM 8.00
Vasticardium cf. lacunosum (Reeve, 1845) India 40-50mm, robust, inflated sp, mauve on orange pattern F++/GEM 8.00
Fulvia laevigata (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 30-40mm, fragile, pale pink, cream or white F++/GEM 5.00
Laevicardium laevigatum (Linnaeus, 1758) USA, Florida 40-50mm, white and inflated F++ 6.00
Laevicardium lobulatum (Deshayes, 1855) Papua New Guinea 18-20mm, shiny sp from Madang, purple umbo F++/GEM 3.00
Acrosterigma luteomarginata Voskuil & Onverwagt,1991 Thailand 40-50mm, form insulare, local form F++ 12.00
Lyrocardium lyratum Sowerby, 1840 Indonesia 40-45mm, typicalfor species F++/GEM 6.00
Acrosterigma maculosum (Wood, 1815) Indonesia 20-25mm, dark pink/red shells F++ 12.00
Acrosterigma magna (Linnaeus, 1758) Bahamas 35-38mm, orange shells F++ 8.00
Trachycardium manoeli Prado, 1993 Brazil 40-50mm, low spined and colourfulspecies F++/GEM 15.00
Ctenocardia mansitii Otura, 1937 Taiwan 65-75mm, fine ribbed species, some intact perio F++/GEM 15.00
Cardium maxicostatum Ter Poorten, 2007 Africa, West Coast 90-110mm, spectacular, massive radial ribs F++ 20.00
Ctenocardia media (Linnaeus, 1758) Brazil, North Coast 30-40mm, very angular species, variable colours F++ 4.00
Vasticardium mindanense (Reeve, 1844) Malaysia, Sabah 30-40mm, inflated sp, dark accented posterior margin F++/GEM 6.00
Laevicardium mortoni Conrad, 1830 USA, Florida 18-22mm, smooth inflated species F++/GEM 3.00
Vepricardium multispinosum Sowerby, 1838 Australia, QLD 50-55mm, large QLD form F++ 10.00
Vepricardium multispinosum Sowerby, 1838 Taiwan 40-50mm, spinysp F++/GEM 4.00
Vepricardium multispinosum Sowerby, 1838 Australia, WA 30-35mm, with some pink F++ 6.00
Dallocardia muricatum (Linnaeus, 1758) USA, Florida 40-60mm, colourful, brown flecks on orange/green F++/GEM 4.00
Laevicardium norvegicum (Spengler, 1795) Europe, UK 50-60mm, smooth brown Scot sp, v fine sculpture F++/GEM 5.00
Clinocardium nuttallii (Conrad, 1837) Canada 50-70mm, strongly ribbed species F++/GEM 8.00
Laevicardium oblongum (Gmelin, 1791) Europe, Spain 50-60mm, typical for species F++/GEM 8.00
Trigoniocardia obovalis (Sowerby, 1833) West Mexico 15-20mm, elongate species with heavy ribs F++ 3.00
Acrosterigma orbita Broderip & Sowerby,1833 Indonesia 70-80mm, form philippinense, heavy & spectacular F++/GEM 8.00
Acrosterigma orbita Broderip & Sowerby,1833 Marquesas Islands 35-45mm, form mendanense, interesting local form F++/GEM 12.00
Acrosterigma orbita Broderip & Sowerby,1833 USA, Hawaii 40-60mm, f. hawaiiensis, narrow heavy spfrom Oahu F++ 10.00
Acrosterigma orbita Broderip & Sowerby,1833 Niue Island 45-50mm, form orbita, rare location for species F+/F++ 12.00
Acrosterigma oxygonum Sowerby, 1841 India 25-30mm, small robust sp. predominately red/orange F++/GEM 4.00
Trachycardium panamense (Sowerby, 1833) Mexico, West Coast 40-60mm, heavy ribbed shells with purple tints F++/GEM 6.00
Trachycardium panamense (Sowerby, 1833) Mexico, West Coast 60-80mm, very large and spectacular shells F++/GEM 10.00
Plagiocardium papillosum (Poli, 1795) Africa, Senegal 6-8mm, pale pink bands on white F++/GEM 4.00
Vasticardium papuanum Vidal, 1996 Malyasia 40-60mm, large ovate species yellow internally F++/GEM 10.00
Fulvia papyracea (Gmelin, 1791) Australia, WA 25-30mm, pale and fragile species F++/GEM 5.00
Acrosterigma pectiniforme (Born, 1780) Indonesia 25-30mm, white and heavily ribbed species F++/GEM 6.00
Acrosterigma pectiniforme (Born, 1780) Indonesia 20-25mm, white and heavily ribbed sp F++/GEM 4.00
Trachycardium pristipleura (Dall, 1901) Panama 45-50mm, heavy elongate shells F++/GEM 8.00
Laevicardium pristis (Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827) USA, Florida 40-50mm, large, inflated smooth sp F++/GEM 10.00
Nemocardium probatum (Iredale, 1927) Australia, QLD 40-50mm, rare from here F++/GEM 12.00
Mexicardium procerum (Sowerby in Broderip) Mexico, West Coast 50-70mm, narrower than T. panamense, smooth ribs F++/GEM 8.00
Plagiocardium pseudolatum Voskuil & Onverwagt,1991 Australia, QLD 30-35mm, with pale pink extremity F++ 12.00
Nemocardium pulchellum (Gray 1843) New Zealand 25-30mm, fragile species F++ 6.00
Acrosterigma punctolineata Healy & Lamprell, 1992 Indonesia 20-30mm, typical for this species F++/GEM 6.00
Acrosterigma punctolineata Healy & Lamprell, 1992 Solomon Islands 20-30mm, smaller than Indian Ocean form F++/GEM 6.00
Cardium quadragenarium Conrad, 1837 Mexico, Pacific 40-50mm, yellow-orange sp, red on anterior margin F++/GEM 5.00
Cardium quadragenarium Conrad, 1837 Mexico, Pacific 70-100mm, large and heavily frilled shells F++/GEM 20.00
Fragum retusum (Linnaeus, 1767) Australia, WA 35-40mm, smooth & shiny sp, sunken lunule F++/GEM 3.00
Fragum retusum (Linnaeus, 1767) Australia, QLD 30-33mm, typical, some sculpure, sunken lunule F++/GEM 3.00
Ringicardium ringens Bruguiere, 1789 Africa, Senegal 25-30mm, spectacular sp, interlocking teeth F++/GEM 8.00
Dinocardium robustum (Lightfoot, 1786) USA, Texas under 100mm, large but typical for species F++ 5.00
Dinocardium robustum (Lightfoot, 1786) USA, Texas over 100mm, giant shellsfor spoecies F++ 10.00
Acrosterigma rubicundum (Reeve, 1845) Indonesia 25-30mm, f kengaluorum, small & circular sp F++/GEM 6.00
Cardium samarangae Makiyana, 1934 Japan 20-25mm, pale cream with very fine sculpture F++/GEM 20.00
Fragum scruposum (Deshayes, 1855) Australia, QLD 12-15mm, nicely angular shells F++/GEM 4.00
Trachycardium senticosum (Sowerby, 1833) Panama 25-30mm, finely spined species F++ 5.00
Laevicardium serratum (Linnaeus, 1758) Mexico, Gulf 30-35mm, smooth white to orange inflated species F++/GEM 5.00
Plagiocardium setosum Redfield, 1848 Australia, WA 50-55mm, orange/yellowspecies F++/GEM 4.00
Acrosterigma simplex (Spengler, 1799) Indonesia 25-30mm, inflated, some dark brown/purple interior F++/GEM 4.00
Acanthocardia spinosa (Lightfoot, 1786) Portugal 60-70mm, spiny and inflated species F+/F++ sold out
Laevicardium substriatum Conrad, 1837 USA, San Diego 10-12mm, smooth sp F++ 6.00
Fulvia tenuicostata (Lamarck, 1819) Australia, SA 40-50mm, smooth & purple umbo F++/GEM 4.00
Vasticardium terpoorteni Hylleberg, 2015 India 50-60mm, heavily ribbed orange species F++/GEM 12.00
Nemocardium thetidis Hedley, 1902 Australia, SA 10-12mm, very rarespecies F++/GEM 10.00
Nemocardium thetidis Hedley, 1902 Australia, QLD 10-12mm, super canary yellow form, exceptionally rare F++/GEM 15.00
Acrosterigma transcendens Melvill & Standen, 1898 Indonesia 20-25mm, typical for species F++ 10.00
Acanthocardia tuberculatum (Linnaeus, 1758) Europe, Greece 40-60mm, with heavy sculpture F+/F++ 4.00
Acanthocardia tuberculatum (Linnaeus, 1758) Europe, Spain 40-45mm, albino specimens F++ 8.00
Fragum unedo (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 50-52mm, typical, some pink speckles F++/GEM 4.00
Acrosterigma variegata Sowerby, 1841 Indonesia 30-40mm, nice shells, variable red & orange variations F++ 8.00
Acrosterigma vertebrata (Jonas, 1844) Australia, WA 40-50mm, was called reeveanum F++/GEM 4.00
Freneixicardia victor (Angas, 1872) Australia, QLD 25-30mm, pink tinged specimens F++ 15.00
Acrosterigma wilsoni (Voskuil & Onverwagt,1991) Australia, WA 60-70mm, large & typical for species F++ 12.00


UPDATED 29-01-24