Ovula ovum

(Linnaeus, 1758)

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Identification verified by Dave Behrens
 

Identification is verified by Dave Behrens, Nudi Pixel expert

Thanks to Marli Wakeling for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from Marli Wakeling: Juvenile egg cowrie Comment from the photographer: I believe the dive site was Nudi Falls. I did not see any other in this site with this particular coloration

Location:Lembeh, Indonesia
Photographer:Larry Schwarzenbach
Camera:Nikon D70View EXIF properties
Taken on:October 11, 2008
Viewed:1371 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Ovula ovum from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Prosobranchia
Order:Sorbeoconcha
Family:Cypraeidae
Species:Ovula ovum