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Pacific Deer Cowrie, Cypraea vitellus, IV10393

Physical Description

Small bulbous cowrie shell with a thick shell wall. The ventral and lateral sides are light brown with a dotted pattern and a worn matte surface, and the underside is matte cream coloured.

Field Collection

Collected live


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 25 x 44 x 28mm

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