Cypraea talpa

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Cypraea talpa from Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This individual has its mantle lobes partially retracted to show the shell beneath.
 

Comment from the photographer: Western Rocky
Cowrie
 

Location:Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar
Photographer:Hans Tibboel
Camera:Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P100View EXIF properties
Taken on:February 21, 2005
Viewed:1151 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Prosobranchia
Order:Sorbeoconcha
Family:Cypraeidae
Species:Cypraea talpa