Ovula ovum

(Linnaeus, 1758)

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Identification verified by Felix Lorenz
 

Identification is verified by Felix Lorenz, Nudi Pixel expert

Thanks to Mary Jane Adams for suggesting identification for this species

Comment from Mary Jane Adams: Not a nudibranch or a sea slug. This is a cowrie

Location:Lembeh, Indonesia
Photographer:Chet King
Camera:Canon EOS 350DView EXIF properties
Taken on:October 21, 2009
Viewed:806 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Location: Bali, Indonesia
Updated 7 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Ovula ovum from Ponta Do'oura, MozambiqueIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
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Ovula ovum from Manado, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Anilao, PhilippinesIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
Updated 7 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Puerto Galera, PhilippinesIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Dave Behrens
Updated 8 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Neville Coleman
Updated 7 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Updated 8 years ago
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Ovula ovum from North Sulawesi, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
Updated 7 years ago
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Ovula ovum from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
Location: Watamu, Kenya
Updated 7 years ago
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Scientific Classification

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