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Genus Species Author Locality Description Grading Price
Cypraea interrupta Gray, 1824 Singapore under 19mm, unusual location F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea interrupta Gray, 1824 Thailand under 22mm, typical F+/F++ 2.00
Cypraea interrupta Gray, 1824 Thailand under 22mm, typical F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea interrupta Gray, 1824 Thailand 22-24mm, with dark banding F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea irrorata Gray, 1828 Tuamotus 8-10mm, typical F++ 7.00
Cypraea irrorata Gray, 1828 Tahiti over 10mm, nicely spotted F++ 10.00
Cypraea irrorata Gray, 1828 Tahiti 8-12mm, dead but good dead 2.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 25-30mm, inflated GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia 20-30mm, variable but elongate with bright orange tips GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Mauritius 20-25mm, nicely marked shells F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Guam 20-35mm, very variable GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Tahiti 20-25mm, form atriceps, smaller than typical GEM 6.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Marquesas Islands 12-14mm, form gauguini, true dwarf F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 20-25mm, form lekalekana, typical from here GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 30-35mm, lighter shell GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 18-30mm, form rumphii, typical shells - some very small GEM 3.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) USA, Hawaii 20-25mm, form controversa, dark & very interesting sp. F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) USA, Hawaii 25-30mm, f controversa, dark & very interesting sp. - large F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea isabella (Linnaeus, 1758) Papua New Guinea 20-30mm, f gilvella, pale yellow, reduced lines, orange ends F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea isabellamexicana (Stearns, 1893) Mexico less than 20mm, typical F++/GEM 26.00
Cypraea isabellamexicana (Stearns, 1893) Mexico less than 30mm, typical F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea isabellamexicana (Stearns, 1893) Mexico over 30mm, spectacular F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea isabellamexicana (Stearns, 1893) Mexico over 30mm, spectacular and dark F+/F++ 30.00
Cypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 Africa, East Coast 16-20mm, large and blue GEM 3.00
Cypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 Mauritius 16-20mm, form reductesignata, very large GEM 6.00
Cypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 Indonesia 14-16mm, form schneideri, with typical colours GEM 8.00
Cypraea kieneri Hidalgo, 1906 Solomon Islands 12-15mmm, form depriesteri, blue shells with dark blotches GEM 6.00
Cypraea labrolineata Gaskoin, 1849 Philippines 16-18mm, typical for species GEM 2.00
Cypraea labrolineata Gaskoin, 1849 Rabaul 12-14mm, form helenae, small & greenish GEM 4.00
Cypraea labrolineata Gaskoin, 1849 Australia, QLD 10-15mm, form nashi, more spotted GEM 4.00
Cypraea labrolineata Gaskoin, 1849 Australia, WA 15-20mm, with varied colours GEM 4.00
Cypraea lamarckii Gray, 1825 Africa, Tanzania 30-40mm, typical GEM 4.00
Cypraea lamarckii Gray, 1825 Thailand 25-28mm, f. redimita, spectacular round heavy deep water sp GEM 30.00
Cypraea lamarckii Gray, 1825 Singapore 25-30mm, form redimita, heavily callused marginally F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea lentiginosa Gray, 1825 India under 27mm, very hard to get now F++/GEM 7.00
Cypraea lentiginosa Gray, 1825 India 20-30mm, heavy speckled margins F+/F++ 3.00
Cypraea lentiginosa Gray, 1825 Arabian Sea 20-25mm, with heavy speckled margins F++/GEM 12.00
Cypraea leviathan Schilder & Schilder,1937 USA, Hawaii 50-60mm, large heavy inflated sp with pustules on margins F+/F++ 10.00
Cypraea leviathan Schilder & Schilder,1937 USA, Hawaii 50-60mm, large heavy inflated shells with pustules on margins F++ 20.00
Cypraea leviathan Schilder & Schilder,1937 USA, Hawaii 60-70mm, large heavy inflated shells with pustules on margins F+/F++ 20.00
Cypraea leviathan Schilder & Schilder,1937 USA, Hawaii 60-70mm, large heavy inflated shells with pustules on margins F++ 40.00
Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 Australia, WA 25-28mm, lavender & brown F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 Philippines 24-30mm, variable in size F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 Philippines 14-15mm, extreme dwarf F++ 6.00
Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 Australia, QLD 22-25mm, subspecies facifer, typical - some pustulose F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea limacina Lamarck, 1810 Dar-Es-Salaam 20-25mm, subspeciesinterstincta, small but typical F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea listeri Gray, 1824 Australia, QLD 15-20mm, typical with white base F++/GEM 2.00
Cypraea listeri Gray, 1824 Australia, QLD 15-20mm, heavily rostrate F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea listeri Gray, 1824 Australia, QLD 15-20mm, heavily rostrate / niger F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea listeri Gray, 1824 Vanuatu 12-16mm, usually smaller than Queensland shells F++/GEM 2.00
Cypraea luchuana Kuroda, 1960 Japan, Okinawa 18-20mm, very nice F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea luchuana Kuroda, 1960 Japan, Okinawa 18-20mm, nice speckled pattern F+/F++ 15.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean under 35mm, typical F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean over 35mm, large & typical F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean over 40mm, very large for this species F++ 20.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean over 50mm, giants for this species F+/F++ 25.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Cape Verde Isl under 35mm, pulchroides f. minima, unusual location F++ 15.00
Cypraea lurida (Linnaeus, 1758) Cape Verde Isl under 28mm, pulchroides f. minima, unusual location, rare this tiny size F++ 25.00
Cypraea lutea (Gmelin, 1791) Philippines 18-20mm, dark olive green with orange base F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea lutea (Gmelin, 1791) Australia, WA 15-18mm,form bizonata, few dorsal spots, variable colours F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) USA, Hawaii 25-30mm, massively callused F++ 12.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Mauritius 35-45mm, blurred pattern form GEM 3.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 35-40mm, form caledonica, typical GEM 3.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) New Caledonia 25-35mm, smaller sp. GEM 3.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 35-40mm, elongate, few dark spots GEM 3.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 21mm, real dwarf F++ 6.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 35-40mm, form vanelli, very square base GEM 3.00
Cypraea lynx (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 45-50mm, spectacular orange overglaze on base F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea macandrewi Sowerby, 1870 Israel 12-16mm, dead but very good and with good lustre F 25.00
Cypraea macandrewi Sowerby, 1870 Israel under 15mm, typical F++/GEM 95.00
Cypraea macandrewi Sowerby, 1870 Israel over 15mm, large F++/GEM 125.00
Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932 Marquesas Islands over 50mm, ssp. martybealsi, giant from unusual location F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932 Marquesas Islands 40-50mm, ssp. martybealsi, small dark very fresh, unusual location F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932 USA, Hawaii 30-45mm, dark, but typical F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932 USA, Hawaii 45-55mm, dark, but typical F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea maculifera Schilder, 1932 USA, Hawaii 55-70mm, dark, but typical F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 70-80mm, form mappa, typical size with variable striking patterns F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 60-80mm, form mappa, lovely patterns & colours - very minor flaws F+/F++ 4.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, Madagascar 60-65mm, form rosea, some lavender/purple based, orange teeth F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 60-65mm, form geographica, short globose shape, orange teeth F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 60-70mm, f. geographica, globose, orange teeth, very slight flaws F+/F++ 3.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Papua New Guinea 70-80mm, form panerythra, lovely pink overglaze F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) New Caledonia 60-70mm, form subsignata, nice shells with dark flash on base F++/GEM 55.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Vanuatu 50-60mm, ssp viridis, orange teeth like geographica (Indian Ocean) F+/F++ 30.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) Guam 48-52mm, f. guam, true Guam miniature, some base-blotched (rewa?) F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea mappa (Linnaeus, 1758) New Caledonia 70-80mm, form niger, 20 - 30% niger F++ 250.00
Cypraea margarita Dillwyn, 1817 Philippines 12-14mm, large and pale shell F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea margarita Dillwyn, 1817 USA, Hawaii 14-16mm, very large for species F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea margarita Dillwyn, 1817 Tuamotus 10-12mm, typical from here F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia under 22mm, varied shape GEM 10.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia over 22mm, heavy with some pink GEM 15.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia 20-25mm, very nice representative shells F+ 2.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia 15-20mm, form melocellata, beige/purple GEM 25.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia 20-25mm, form melocellata, beige/purple, large GEM 35.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia under 22mm, form pseudocellata, purple base, typical GEM 20.00
Cypraea marginalis Dillwyn, 1827 Africa, Somalia over 22mm, form pseudocellata, large GEM 30.00
Cypraea mariae Schilder, 1927 Solomon Islands 10-13mm, typical F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea mariae Schilder, 1927 Tahiti 10-13mm, nice & heavy spotting F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea mariae Schilder, 1927 Kwajalein 10-13mm, large and lemon pattern F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea mariae Schilder, 1927 Kwajalein 12-15mm, large and lemon pattern - dead but very good F/F+ 12.00
Cypraea martini Schepman, 1907 Kwajalein 12-14mm, hard to get now & banded GEM 20.00
Cypraea martini Schepman, 1907 New Caledonia 12-14mm, form superstes, rare from this location GEM 30.00
Cypraea mauiensis Burgess, 1967 USA, Hawaii 10-12mm, small and pale F++/GEM 50.00
Cypraea mauiensis Burgess, 1967 USA, Hawaii 10-12mm, form wattsi, robust form with spotted dorsum F++/GEM 65.00
Cypraea mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 75-80mm, typical pattern F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) Indo Pacific 90-95mm, giant F+/F++ 20.00
Cypraea mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) Indonesia under 55mm, dwarf F++ 12.00
Cypraea mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 60-80mm, form calexquina, uncommon in Australia F+/F++ 7.00
Cypraea mauritiana (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 65-70mm, very dark F++/GEM 10.00
Notocypraea mayi Beddome, 1898 Australia, SA 20-25mm, orange/yellow with tan blotches F++/GEM 20.00
Notocypraea mayi Beddome, 1898 Australia, SA 20-25mm, orange/yellow with tan blotches F+/F++ 10.00
Notocypraea mayi Beddome, 1898 Australia, SA under 22mm, f trenberthae, pale chocolate coloured base F+/F++ 15.00
Notocypraea mayi Beddome, 1898 Australia, SA over 22mm, f trenberthae, pale chocolate coloured base F+/F++ 25.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, pale interrupted pattern, heavy callus F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, sparse pattern, heavy callus F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, almost no orange pattern, heavy callus F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, white shells with just a tiny orange mark F++/GEM 65.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, white shells with just a tiny orange mark F+/F++ 40.00
Cypraea melwardi (Iredale, 1930) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, ovate, white shells with just a tiny orange mark F++/GEM 85.00
Cypraea microdon Gray, 1828 Mauritius 10-12mm, form chrysalis, nice dark shells F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea microdon Gray, 1828 Solomon Islands 8-10mm, form granum, hard to get now F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea mikeharti Lorenz, 1985 Africa, SA 18-20mm, heavy dark shells F++/GEM 55.00
Cypraea mikeharti Lorenz, 1985 Africa, SA 18-20mm, heavy dark shells F+/F++ 30.00
Cypraea mikeharti Lorenz, 1985 Africa, SA 18-20mm, dead but good F +F+ 12.00
Cypraea miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) Philippines 25-27mm, form differens, genuine dwarf GEM 5.00
Cypraea miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) Philippines 30-40mm, form differens, typical orange or green F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea miliaris (Gmelin, 1791) Australia, WA 30-40mm, form diversa, variable colour F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea minoridens Melvill, 1901 Australia, QLD 10-11mm, typical shells with pale pattern GEM 8.00
Cypraea minoridens Melvill, 1901 Solomon Islands 9-12mm, darker pattern and bands GEM 8.00
Cypraea minoridens Melvill, 1901 Thailand 10-12mm, f julianjosephi, broad sp, prominent pink terminals F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 30-35mm, angular and giant F++/GEM 2.00
Cypraea moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, form barthelemeyi, variety of shades of yellow GEM 1.00
Cypraea moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 20-25mm, form rhomboides, dark or lemon yellow GEM 1.00
Cypraea moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) Tuamotus 15-20mm, pale dorsum with darker yellow ventral surface GEM 2.00
Cypraea moneta (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 20-30mm, form rostrate, dark yellow and rostrate F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Venezuela under 40mm, typical F++/GEM 12.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Venezuela 40-45mm, typical F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Venezuela 45-50mm, large & spectacular F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea mus bicornis (Sowerby II, 1870) Venezuela 40-50mm, broad, some w dorsal tubercules, black/orange columella F++ 25.00
Cypraea mus bicornis (Sowerby II, 1870) Venezuela over 50mm, very large, some w tubercules, black/orange columella F+/F++ 35.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Colombia 40-50mm, f donmoorei, broad, no black columellar blotch F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Colombia over 50mm, f donmoorei, broad, no black patch on columella F++ 35.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Venezuela 40-50mm, f tristensis, elongate, some w tubercules, no black columella F++ 25.00
Cypraea mus (Linnaeus, 1758) Colombia over 50mm, f tristensis, elongate, some w tubercules, no black columella F+/F++ 35.00
Cypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888 Israel under 24mm, typical GEM 4.00
Cypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888 Egypt under 24mm, typical sp. GEM 5.00
Cypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888 Egypt over 24mm, compact sp. GEM 6.00
Cypraea nebrites Melvill, 1888 Oman over 30mm, giant GEM 15.00
Cypraea nigropunctata Gray, 1828 Galapagos Islands under 30mm, typical, hard to get F++/GEM 120.00
Cypraea nigropunctata Gray, 1828 Galapagos Islands over 30mm, typical, hard to get F++/GEM 175.00
Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 Thailand under 40mm, with nice clear pattern F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 Thailand under 45mm, with nice clear pattern F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 Thailand 45-50mm, with nice clear pattern F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 Thailand over 50mm,large for this species F++/GEM 48.00
Cypraea nivosa Broderip, 1827 Thailand 35-45mm, nice pattern F+/F++ 12.00
Cypraea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 20-22mm, small but typical GEM 3.00
Cypraea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 15-20mm, rare from WA GEM 5.00
Cypraea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) Tahiti 13-15mm, form gemmosa, much smaller than typical GEM 6.00
Cypraea nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, East Coast 20-25mm, subspecies madagascariensis, typical shell GEM 5.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 Tuamotu under 14mm, tiny dwarf - but perfect GEM 3.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 Tahiti 15-18mm, typical GEM 3.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 French Polynesia 18-20mm, extreme callus GEM 4.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 French Polynesia 20-22mm, typical GEM 5.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 French Polynesia over 22mm, giant shells for this species GEM 10.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 Huahine, Tahiti 14-16mm, f perrieri, pale blue dorsum without yellow ring F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 Huahine, Tahiti 12-14mm, f perrieri, pale blue dorsum without yellow ring F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea obvelata Lamarck, 1810 Huahine, Tahiti 10-12mm, f perrieri, pale blue dorsum without yellow ring F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) Sri Lanka under 20mm, dwarf GEM 3.00
Cypraea ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) Sri Lanka under 25mm, typical GEM 4.00
Cypraea ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) Sri Lanka over 25mm, large for species GEM 6.00
Cypraea ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) India over 25mm, heavy & callused GEM 6.00
Cypraea ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758) India over 28mm, giant and heavy shells GEM 8.00
Cypraea onyx (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 30-40mm, brown/black shells, blue & white window on dorsum F++/GEM 2.00
Cypraea ovum (Linnaeus, 1758) Papua New Guinea 25-28mm, typical and pale with orange teeth GEM 3.00
Cypraea ovum (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 25-30mm, subspecies chrysostoma, dark with orange teeth F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea owenii Sowerby, 1837 Africa, East Coast 12-15mm, form vasta, lovely blue sp. F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea owenii Sowerby, 1837 Africa, East Coast over 15mm, form vasta, lovely blue sp. F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea owenii Sowerby, 1837 Africa, East Coast over 17mm, form vasta, very large for this striking species F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea pallida Gray, 1824 India 20-24mm, typical F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea pallida Gray, 1824 India over 24mm, typical F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea pallida Gray, 1824 Singapore 20-25mm, form insulicola, green/tan dorsum F++ 4.00
Cypraea pallidula Gaskoin, 1849 Papua New Guinea 18-20mm, ssp rhinoceros, small typical sp. indistinct bands GEM 5.00
Cypraea pallidula Gaskoin, 1849 Australia, WA 14-20mm, subspecies simulans, WA form, smallest of group GEM 5.00
Cypraea pallidula Gaskoin, 1849 Philippines 18-20mm, darker dorsum with distinct bands GEM 3.00
Cypraea pallidula Gaskoin, 1849 Australia, QLD 18-22mm, subspecies rhinoceros, heavily callused margins GEM 5.00
Cypraea pallidula Gaskoin, 1849 New Caledonia 20mm, form niger-rostrate, dark and rostrated GEM 100.00
Cypraea pantherina Solander, 1786 Arabian Sea, Aden 50-70mm, lovely range of colours F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pantherina Solander, 1786 Red Sea 50-70mm, form albonitens pale sp. F++ 20.00
Cypraea pantherina Solander, 1786 Red Sea 70-80mm, giant F++ 20.00
Cypraea pantherina Solander, 1786 Red Sea 60-70mm, rare colours - chestnut brown / dark brown F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea pelisserpentis Lorenz, 1999 Africa, Madagascar 12-16mm, fine net-like pattern with heavily spotted margins F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea pelisserpentis Lorenz, 1999 Africa, Madagascar 16-18mm, fine net-like pattern with heavily spotted margins F++/GEM 50.00
Cypraea pelisserpentis Lorenz, 1999 Africa, Madagascar over 18mm, very large, fine pattern, heavily spotted margins F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea pelisserpentis Lorenz, 1999 Africa, Madagascar 15-20mm, dead but good dead 10.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Africa, East Coast 25-35mm, ssp pellucens, heavy lateral callus, large spots F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Africa, SA 20-24mm, elongate sp., ex pisces F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 20-28mm, ssp pellucens, large broad sp, large lateral spots F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA over 28mm, subspecies pellucens, very large for location F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 USA, Hawaii 15-20mm, ssp pellucens, dwarf population, lateral spotting F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 USA, Hawaii 20-30mm, ssp pellucens, ("alisonae"), heavy, ovate, large spots F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 USA, Hawaii over 30mm, ssp pellucens ("alisonae"), super-large, XL callus F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Marquesas Islands 22-28mm, ssp pellucens, typical, heavy lateral margin, clear spots F++/GEM 12.00
Cypraea pellucens Melvill, 1888 Papua New Guinea 30-35mm, ssp pellucens, robust, heavy marginal callus F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea petitiana Crosse, 1872 Cape Verde Islands 24-28mm, hard to get from this location F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea petitiana Crosse, 1872 Africa, Senegal 20-24mm, typical patterns GEM 6.00
Cypraea petitiana Crosse, 1872 Africa, Senegal 24-28mm, possibly pyrum hybrid GEM 10.00
Cypraea picta Gray, 1824 Cape Verde Islands under 20mm, with nice central band GEM 15.00
Cypraea picta Gray, 1824 Cape Verde Islands 20-23mm, typical F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea picta Gray, 1824 Cape Verde Islands 23- 25mm, typical GEM 30.00
Cypraea picta Gray, 1824 Cape Verde Islands 23- 25mm, typical F+/F++ 20.00
Cypraea piperita Gray, 1825 Australia, SA 20-25mm, form wilkinsi, white / cream, spotted margins F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea piperita Gray, 1825 Australia, SA 20-25mm, form bicolor with coarse banding F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea piperita Gray, 1825 Australia, WA 18-20mm, ssp occidentalis, smaller pale specimens F++/GEM 18.00
Cypraea piperita Gray, 1825 Australia, WA 15-18mm, f dissecta, smaller than typical, deep watersp F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 18-20mm, variable col & patterns, larger than Indian Ocean sp GEM 4.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 14-16mm, N/W WA, variable, often distinctly spotted dorsum GEM 4.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Cocos Island 14-16mm, variable Indian Ocean sp, paler than WA sp GEM 4.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Niue Island, Pacific 12-15mm, small Central Pacific form, clear spotted dorsum GEM 3.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Wake Island, Pacific 20-22mm, ovate solid shells GEM 4.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) New Caledonia 18-22mm, large local population, variable colour & patterns GEM 3.00
Cypraea poraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 16-18mm, elongate dark sp, generally clear spotted pattern GEM 4.00
Cypraea porteri Cate, 1966 Philippines 45-55mm, typical orange base, super sp, prominent spots F++/GEM 300.00
Cypraea porteri Cate, 1966 Philippines 45-55mm, typical orange base, super sp, prominent spots F+/F++ 200.00
Cypraea pulchella Swainson, 1823 Philippines 25-30mm, small sp without distinct central blotch F++ 10.00
Cypraea pulchella Swainson, 1823 Vietnam 30-35mm, large dorsal blotch F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pulchella Swainson, 1823 Taiwan 30-40mm, patchy dorsum, often dark F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea pulchella Swainson, 1823 India 25-30mm, form pericalles, pale markings on dorsum F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea pulchella Swainson, 1823 India 30-35mm, form pericalles, pale markings on dorsum F++ 12.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti 20-30mm, small but dark F+/F++ 6.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti 25-30mm, small but dark F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti 30-40mm, nice & dark F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti over 40mm, nice & dark F+/F++ 25.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti over 40mm, large F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea pulchra Gray, 1824 Africa, Djibouti over 50mm, very large F++ 55.00
Cypraea pulicaria Reeve, 1846 Australia, WA under 15mm, typical shells F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea pulicaria Reeve, 1846 Australia, WA 15-18mm, typical but large F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pulicaria Reeve, 1846 Australia, WA 12-18mm, dead but good dead 3.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Indonesia 7-10mm, f atomaria (Java), tiny, dark spots, orange teeth F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Africa, Tanzania 14-16mm, f berinii, large, broad, big spots, yellow teeth GEM 4.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Thailand 10-12mm, f bridgesi, fine spots on orange / tan shell F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Australia, WA 10-12mm, f carula, small, very rare, white base, fine spots F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Africa, Kenya 14-16mm, ssp conleyi, elongate, callused, smaller spots F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Seychelles 10-14mm, ssp conleyi, elongate, small spots, callused F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Australia, QLD 14-16mm, f iredalei, large for form, sparse spots, white base F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Solomon Islands 12-14mm, f iredalei, sparse spots, white base, variable GEM 6.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Papua New Guinea 10-12mm, ssp punctata, varied, pale, fine spots, orange teeth F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 Philippines 10-15mm, ssp punctata, v. varied from PI, yellow base stains F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea punctata Linnaeus, 1771 French Polynesia 6-13mm, ssp trizonata, tiny, elongate, white teeth, few spots F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea pyriformis Gray, 1824 Philippines 20-30mm, typical F++/GEM 4.00
Cypraea pyriformis Gray, 1824 Australia, QLD 20-25mm, f carnicolor, smaller than Philippines shells F++/GEM 6.00
Cypraea pyriformis Gray, 1824 Australia, WA 20-25mm, ssp smithi, more rare than QLD shells F++/GEM 12.00
Cypraea pyriformis Gray, 1824 Australia, Broome 30-35mm, ssp smithi?, deeper water, in pearl shells, no pattern F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) Turkey 30-35mm, unusual locality F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) Israel 30-35mm, bright orange base F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) Africa, West Coast 28-30mm, form senegalensis, pyriform F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea pyrum (Gmelin, 1791) Malta 33-38mm, typical F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea quadrimaculata Gray, 1824 Philippines 20-25mm, largest of species GEM 3.00
Cypraea quadrimaculata Gray, 1824 Australia, QLD 16-20mm, f thielei, dark terminal spots, smaller than WA sp GEM 4.00
Cypraea quadrimaculata Gray, 1824 Australia, WA 20-24mm, larger than QLD shells GEM 4.00
Cypraea rabaulensis Schilder, 1964 Papua New Guinea 17-20mm, typical with bands, super dark shells F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea rabaulensis Schilder, 1964 Papua New Guinea 17-20mm, typical with bands, super dark shells F+/F++ 15.00
Cypraea rashleighana Melvill, 1888 USA, Hawaii 18-20mm, very ovate and callused F++/GEM sold out
Cypraea rashleighana Melvill, 1888 USA, Hawaii 18mm, dead beached specimen Good sold out
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 25-30mm, dead with borer holes Good 6.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 25-30mm, small, elongate form, very rare F+/F++ 25.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 25-30mm, small, elongate form, very rare F++/GEM 50.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 30-35mm, large, elongate form F+/F++ 50.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 30-35mm, large, elongate form, very rare F++/GEM 70.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 30-35mm, globose form, very rare now F/F+ 150.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 30-35mm, globose form very rare now F++/GEM 250.00
Cypraea reevei Sowerby, 1832 Australia, WA 20-25mm, rare deep water form from gut of fish F/F+ 25.00
Cypraea robertsi Hidalgo, 1906 Panama under 25mm, typical GEM 4.00
Cypraea robertsi Hidalgo, 1906 Panama over 25mm, some pink in margin GEM 6.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA under 25mm, Perth, small, globose, striking shells F++/GEM 50.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 25-28mm, from Perth, very globose, callused shells F+/F++ 25.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 25-30mm, from Perth, globose, very striking pattern F++/GEM 60.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 30-35mm, from Perth, giant & globose, striking F+/F++ 35.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 30-35mm, from Perth, giant & globose, striking F++/GEM 95.00
Cypraea rottnestensis Melvill, 1888 Australia, WA 26-30mm, from Perth, dead coll, some gloss, tiny hole dead 15.00
Cypraea rubiginosa (Gmelin, 1791) Thailand 24-28mm, spectacular, lg central blotch, 4 quadrant zones F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea sakuraii Habe, 1970 Philippines under 45mm, typical pattern GEM sold out
Cypraea sakuraii Habe, 1970 Philippines over 45mm, dark striking pattern GEM sold out
Cypraea sanguinolenta (Gmelin, 1791) Africa, Senegal under 20mm, purple with spotted margins F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea sanguinolenta (Gmelin, 1791) Africa, Senegal 20-25mm, purple with spotted margins F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea saulae Gaskoin, 1843 Philippines 20-25mm, large dark central blotch GEM 4.00
Cypraea saulae Gaskoin, 1843 Australia, QLD 16-20mm, f nugata, discrete dorsal blotch, pepper-like spots F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea saulae Gaskoin, 1843 Australia, WA 16-20mm, form crakei, rare pale and pyriform, pale spots F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea saulae Gaskoin, 1843 Australia, WA 16-20mm, form crakei, rare pale and pyriform F+/F++ 20.00
Cypraea schilderorum Iredale, 1939 USA, Hawaii 25-30mm, small and interesting sp. F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea schilderorum Iredale, 1939 Tahiti 20-25mm, rare locality now F++/GEM 25.00
Cypraea schilderorum Iredale, 1939 USA, Hawaii over 30mm, very large for species F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea scurra (Gmelin, 1791) Dar-Es-Salaam 35-40mm, f occidua, fine marginal spots GEM 6.00
Cypraea scurra (Gmelin, 1791) Australia, QLD 35-40mm, subspecies indica, striking sp. GEM 12.00
Cypraea scurra (Gmelin, 1791) Solomon Islands 35-40mm, subspecies scurra, hard to get now GEM 12.00
Cypraea scurra (Gmelin, 1791) MarquesasIslands 35-40mm, form havaensis,very dark margins F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea scurra (Gmelin, 1791) Tahiti 25-30mm, f mundula, variable, dark siphonal tips, narrow, long F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea semiplota Mighels, 1845 USA, Hawaii 10-20mm, dead shells but representative dead 3.00
Cypraea semiplota Mighels, 1845 USA, Hawaii 12-15mm, typical F++/GEM 30.00
Cypraea semiplota Mighels, 1845 USA, Hawaii 15-18mm, large, rare now F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea semiplota Mighels, 1845 USA, Hawaii 18-20mm F++/GEM 50.00
Cypraea serrulifera Schilder & Schilder,1938 Tahiti 8mm, without dorsal pattern F++/GEM 45.00
Cypraea serrulifera Schilder & Schilder,1938 Tahiti 8mm, small and pale F+/F++ 30.00
Cypraea spadicea Swainson, 1823 USA, California under 38mm, hard to get in GEM condition F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea spadicea Swainson, 1823 USA, California 38-45mm, very hard to get in GEM condition F++/GEM 7.00
Cypraea spadicea Swainson, 1823 USA, California over 45mm, very large - this size rare in good condition F+/F++ 5.00
Cypraea spadicea Swainson, 1823 USA, California over 45mm, very large - very rare in good condition F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea spadicea Swainson, 1823 USA, California over 50mm, giant shells F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean under 25mm, nice & dark, typical for species F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean over 25mm, nice & dark, large and inflated F++/GEM 12.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Mediterranean over 28mm, very large for species F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa under 20mm, ssp verdensium, dark & fresh, Atlantic coast F++/GEM 8.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Cape Verde Islands 20-23mm, subspecies verdensium, dark and fresh GEM 12.00
Cypraea spurca (Linnaeus, 1758) Cape Verde Islands over 23mm, subspecies verdensium, rare this size F++/GEM 20.00
Cypraea staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884 Australia, WA 12-15mm, variable in size and colour F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884 Fiji 12-15mm, subspecies consobrina, typical GEM 3.00
Cypraea staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884 Australia, QLD 15-18mm, form descripta, larger than typical GEM 3.00
Cypraea staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884 Africa, East Coast 10-15mm, subspecies laevigata, small for species F++/GEM 3.00
Cypraea staphylaea Jousseaume, 1884 Sri Lanka 10-12mm, ssp. laevigata, tiny dwarf sp from Galle Harbour F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, Senegal under 40mm, truly dwarf shells, variety of colours F++/GEM 15.00
Cypraea stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, Senegal over 40mm, clean & striking F++ 12.00
Cypraea stercoraria (Linnaeus, 1758) Africa, Senegal over 60mm, typical F++ 20.00
Cypraea stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) Solomon Islands 20-30mm, form crossei, narrow elongate anterior canal F++/GEM 10.00
Cypraea stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) Philippines 20-25mm, form stolida, lovely dark sp with large central blotch F++/GEM 5.00
Cypraea stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, QLD 20-25mm, form lorrainae, discrete dorsal blotch F++/GEM 40.00
Cypraea stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) Australia, WA 20-25mm, form dampieria, fine teeth, short anterior F++/GEM 35.00
Cypraea stolida (Linnaeus, 1758) New Caledonia 30-35mm, form niger-rostrate, 20 - 50 % dark, very spectacular