VOLUTIDAE

PHOTO SHELL SIZE DESCRIPTION LOCATION PRICE  €
AMERICANA CLERYANA


*Superb !
48.7 mm Odontocymbiola americana cleryana (Petit de la Saussaye, 1856) Live Taken, Fine+/Fine++ , perfect apex, indented lip and canal ; SUPERB ! ; 48.7 mm ; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro State, Farol de São Tomé ; Trawled at 20-25m. ; 2010. [VOL074] VOLUTIDAE Brazil, Farol de São Tomé. 14
CLOVERIANA


*Exceptional !
84.0 mm Lyria (Indolyria) cloveriana (Weaver, 1963) Live Taken, Fine+++/Gem , exceptional quality for the species, very hard to find this quality now ; EXCEPTIONAL ! - DARK RED ! ; 84.0 mm ; Sri Lanka, Tangalle ; Trawled at 30-40m. ; 2010. [VOL071] VOLUTIDAE Sri Lanka, Tangalle. 40
CUMINGII


*Awesome !
31.0 mm Enaeta cumingii (Broderip, 1832) Fine+++/Gem ,... ; AWESOME ! ; Live Taken ; 31.0 mm ; West Mexico, Mazatlán ; Trawled at 20m. ; 2009. [VOL007] VOLUTIDAE West Mexico, Mazatlán. 14
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Splendid & Giant !
101.7 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ,... ; SPLENDID & GIANT ! - Rare specimen with very short spire ; 101.7 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL092] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 39
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
103.8 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 103.8 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL056] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 28
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
105.8 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 105.8 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL055] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 28
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
105.2 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 105.2 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL064] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 28
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
105.6 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ,... ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 105.6 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL065] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 24
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
108.0 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ , perfect apex and lip ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 108.0 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL082] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 35
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
106.5 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ,... ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 106.5 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL093] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 30
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Giant !
105.8 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ ,... ; SUPERB & GIANT ! ; 105.8 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL094] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 24
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
115.9 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ , dull upper side of the dorsum due to age ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 115.9 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL058] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 90
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
119.1 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ , perfect apex and lip ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 119.1 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL081] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 110
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
110.3 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 110.3 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL083] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 45
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
113.2 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ , perfect apex and lip ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 113.2 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL084] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 60
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
114.0 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ , perfect apex and lip ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 114.0 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL085] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 60
DUFRESNEI AFFINIS


*Superb & Huge !
114.2 mm Zidona dufresnei affinis (Lahille, 1895) Live Taken, Fine+++ , perfect apex ; SUPERB & HUGE ! ; 114.2 mm ; South Argentina, Rio Negro Province, San Antonio Oeste ; Trawled at 5-10m. ; May 2009. [VOL086] VOLUTIDAE South Argentina, San Antonio Oeste. 60
LOROISI


*Superb !
109.5 mm Harpulina loroisi (Valenciennes, 1863) Live Taken w/op., Fine+/Fine++ ,... ; SUPERB ! ; 109.5 mm ; South-West India, Kerala, Kollam ; Trawled at 100-120m. ; September 2011. [VOL036] VOLUTIDAE South-West India, Kollam. 12
LOROISI


*Superb !
111.8 mm Harpulina loroisi (Valenciennes, 1863) Live Taken w/op., Fine+/Fine++ ,... ; SUPERB ! ; 111.8 mm ; South-West India, Kerala, Kollam ; Trawled at 100-120m. ; September 2011. [VOL037] VOLUTIDAE South-West India, Kollam. 12
MITRAEFORMIS f. GRANGERI


*Splendid !
38.0 mm Lyria (Mitraelyria) mitraeformis f. grangeri (Sowerby III, 1900) Live Taken w/op., Fine+++ , top quality for the species, perfect apex and lip ; SPLENDID ! ; 38.0 mm ; South Western-Australia (no exact place) ; From Local Diver ; 1995. [VOL070] VOLUTIDAE South Western Australia. 25
MUSICA GUINAICA


*Beautiful & Huge !
90.1 mm Voluta musica guinaica (Lamarck, 1811) Dead Taken, good representative with a beautiful coloration ; BEAUTIFUL & HUGE ! ; 90.1 mm ; East Colombia, Guajira Peninsula ; Dredged at 40-50m. ; 2006. [VOL087] VOLUTIDAE East Colombia, Guajira Peninsula. 28
PATBAILI


*Beautiful Juvenile !
51.6 mm Lyria (Indolyria) patbaili (Bouchet, 1999) Dead Taken with a beautiful coloration... ; BEAUTIFUL JUVENILE ! ; 51.6 mm ; Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina ; From Local Fisherman ; March 2012. [VOL048] VOLUTIDAE Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina. 14
PATBAILI


*Superb !
58.6 mm Lyria (Indolyria) patbaili (Bouchet, 1999) Fine++/Fine+++ ,... ; SUPERB ! ; 58.6 mm ; Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina ; From Local Fisherman ; March 2012. [VOL049] VOLUTIDAE Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina. 30
PAULJOHNSONI


*Beautiful !
34.5 mm Lyria (Indolyria) pauljohnsoni (Poppe & Terryn, 2002) Live Taken, Fine++ ,... ; BEAUTIFUL ! ; 34.5 mm ; Southern Madagascar, Lavanono ; From Local Fisherman ; April 2013. [VOL053] VOLUTIDAE Southern Madagascar, Lavanono. 25
POLYPLEURA ssp.


*New ssp. !?
98.1 mm Voluta polypleura ssp. (SPECIES-008) Live Taken, Fine++ ,... ; FABULOUS & MONSTER SIZE ! - In this Archipelago there are two different populations... ; 98.1 mm ; Archipelago of San Andrés (East Colombia) ; Dredged at 70m. ; 2008. [VOL073] VOLUTIDAE Archipelago of San Andrés (East Colombia). 205
SOLANGEAE


*Extra Dark !
54.7 mm Lyria (Indolyria) solangeae (Bozzetti, 2008) Live Taken, Fine+++ ,... ; SPLENDID ! - EXTRA DARK ! ; 54.7 mm ; Southern-East Madagascar, Sandravinany ; Lobster Trap at 45-60m. ; 2017. [VOL095] VOLUTIDAE Southern-East Madagascar, Sandravinany. 130
SOLANGEAE


*Orange Form !
58.5 mm Lyria (Indolyria) solangeae (Bozzetti, 2008) Live Taken, Fine+++ ,... ; ORANGE FORM ! - FANTASTIC ! ; 58.5 mm ; Southern-East Madagascar, Sandravinany ; Lobster Trap at 45-60m. ; 2017. [VOL096] VOLUTIDAE Southern-East Madagascar, Sandravinany. 130
SOLANGEAE


*Splendid Bonsai !
47.9 mm Lyria (Indolyria) solangeae (Bozzetti, 2008) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ,... ; SPLENDID BONSAI ! - This is the smallest fully adult specimen I’ve seen ; 47.9 mm ; Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina ; From Local Fisherman ; March 2012. [VOL046] VOLUTIDAE Southern-East Madagascar, Manantenina. 100
VESPERTILIO MATIYENSIS


*Splendid !
82.2 mm Cymbiola (Cymbiola) vespertilio matiyensis (Douté, 1995) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ , partially recovered nicks on the lip ; SPLENDID ! ; 82.2 mm ; Philippines, South-East Mindanao, Mati ; From Local Diver ; 2014. [VOL060] VOLUTIDAE Philippines, South-East Mindanao, Mati. 14
VIRESCENS


*Beautiful & Giant !
96.9 mm Voluta virescens (Lightfoot, 1786) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ; BEAUTIFUL & GIANT ! ; 96.9 mm ; East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo ; Dredged at 80-100m. ; 2010. [VOL079] VOLUTIDAE East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo. 55
VIRESCENS


*Beautiful & Giant !
99.0 mm Voluta virescens (Lightfoot, 1786) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ; BEAUTIFUL & GIANT ! ; 99.0 mm ; East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo ; Dredged at 80-100m. ; 2010. [VOL080] VOLUTIDAE East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo. 55
VIRESCENS


*Beautiful & Huge !
101.0 mm Voluta virescens (Lightfoot, 1786) Live Taken, Fine++/Fine+++ ; BEAUTIFUL & HUGE ! ; 101.0 mm ; East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo ; Dredged at 80-100m. ; 2010. [VOL089] VOLUTIDAE East Colombia, Gulf of Morrosquillo. 65
ZEBRA var.


*Filament Form !
42.3 mm Amoria zebra var. (Leach, 1814) Live Taken, Fine+++/Gem ; EXCEPTIONAL & HUGE FILAMENT FORM ! - Very close to the WRS of 43.4 mm ; 42.3 mm ; Queensland, Pancake Creek ; From Local Diver ; 2008. [VOL061] VOLUTIDAE Queensland, Pancake Creek. 35
ZELINDAE


*Splendid !
32.1 mm Plicoliva zelindae (Petuch, 1979) Live Taken, Fine+++/Gem ; SPLENDID ! ; 32.1 mm ; Brazil, Bahia, Abrolhos Bank, Pedra Lixa ; From Local Diver ; 2009. [VOL091] VOLUTIDAE Brazil, Abrolhos Bank. 65
Pagina caricata in 0.23 secondi.