Cypraea ventriculus

Lamarck, 1810

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Cypraea ventriculus from Lembeh, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: A species of cowrie with the mantle lobes (which are covered with papillae) folded over the shell thus concealing the shell completely.

Comment from the photographer: this is not a nudi

Location:Lembeh, Indonesia
Photographer:Luisfer Diego
Camera:Olympus C4000 ZoomView EXIF properties
Taken on:October 11, 2003
Viewed:932 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Cypraea ventriculus from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
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Scientific Classification

Species:Cypraea ventriculus