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Tiger cowrie, Cypraea tigris, IV43325

Physical Description

Large tiger cowrie with a bulbous shell with a thick wall, and a pale brown base colour patterned with dark brown dots.

Field Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 54 x 99 x 72mm

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