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Common egg cowrie, Ovula ovum, IV10386

Physical Description

Medium sized bulbous cowrie shell with a shiny white outer surface and a matte mid orange to dark brown interior surface.

Field Collection

Caught live.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 33 x 72 x 44mm

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