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  Dolicholatirus

Dolicholatirus lancea
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Dolicholatirus lancea (Gmelin, 1791)
Deepwater species.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Philippines
  • Size: 37-48mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine/Fine+
  • Data: Very Good
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  Fusinus

Fusinus forceps salisburyi
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Fusinus forceps salisburyi Fulton, 1930
Alabaster white color. Taken subtidally. Angle of the body whorl varies slightly; some are rounded (pictured), while some exhibit a slight angulation.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Philippines
  • Size: 130-150mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine+
  • Data: Very Good
  • Description: With operculum.
  • Price in U.S. Dollars: $12.00   Convert Currency

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Fusinus marmoratus
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Fusinus marmoratus (Philippi, 1846)
Collected from intertidal zone.
  • FAMILY:  FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • LOCALITY:  Brazil
  • SIZE:  73-77mm
  • GRADING:  Fine+
  • DATA:  Very Good
  • DESCRIPTION:Light to dark markings. Development of shoulder knobs vary.
  • PRICE (U.S. Dollars):  $10.00   Convert Currency

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Fusinus undatus sandvichensis
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Fusinus undatus sandvichensis (Sowerby, 1880)
Knobby shoulders. Hawaiian endemic form. Live collected from lobster trap.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Hawaii
  • Size: 112mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine
  • Data: Very Good
  • Description: With operculum. Perfect thickened lip. Slight imperfection at extreme anterior end of canal. Nuclear whorl missing. Two scars on aperture side where the penultimate whorl and the body whorl meet. Displays beautifully dorsum up.
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Fusinus undatus sandvichensis
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Fusinus undatus sandvichensis (Sowerby, 1880)
Knobby shoulders. Hawaiian endemic form. Live collected from lobster trap.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Hawaii
  • Size: 120mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine
  • Data: Very Good
  • Description: With operculum. Perfect thickened lip. Imperfection at extreme anterior end of canal. Nuclear whorl tipped. A very shallow scar on aperture side where the penultimate whorl and the body whorl meet.
  • One only.
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Fusinus syracusanus
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Fusinus syracusanus (Linné, 1758)
Easily identifiable and unmistakable species. One only.
  • FAMILY:  FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • LOCALITY:  Greece
  • SIZE:  31.4mm
  • GRADING Range for Lot:  Fine+
  • DATA:  Very Good
  • DESCRIPTION:With operculum
  • PRICE (U.S. Dollars):  SOLD

  Latirolagena

Latirolagena smaragdula
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Latirolagena smaragdula (Linné, 1758)
This is the type species of the genus Latirolagena.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Philippines
  • Size: 39-42mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine/Fine+
  • Data: Good
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  Latirus

Latirus deynzerorum
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Latirus deynzerorum (Emerson & Sage, 1990)
Taken from deepwater tangle nets.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Philippines
  • Size: 40-50mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine+
  • Data: Very Good
  • Description: Pink-orange color
  • Notes: Twist of anterior canal varies in this lot.
  • Price in U.S. Dollars: SOLD

Latirus infundibulum
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Latirus infundibulum (Gmelin, 1791)
Classic Latirus shape. Found throughout the West Indies, but rarely in south Florida.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Dominican Republic
  • Size: 44-52mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine+/Fine++
  • Data: Very Good
  • Notes: With operculums
  • Price in U.S. Dollars: $8.00   Convert Currency

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Latirus kandai
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Latirus kandai Kuroda, 1950
The true species. Very much different than shells from the Philippines called L. kandai, which are L. sarinae.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Japan
  • Size: 33-39mm
  • Grading range for lot: Fine/Fine+
  • Data: Very Good
  • Description: Orangy-brown color
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Latirus lanceolatus
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Latirus lanceolatus (Reeve, 1847)
Beautiful lavender-purple aperture color. Tints of purple on body whorl and spire.
  • FAMILY:  FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • LOCALITY:  Philippines
  • SIZE:  44-47mm
  • GRADING Range for Lot:  Fine+
  • DESCRIPTION:With operculums. Minor flaws on body whorl.
  • DATA:  Very Good
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Latirus stenomphalus
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Latirus stenomphalus Habe & Kosuge, 1966
Nice markings.
  • FAMILY:  FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • LOCALITY:  Philippines
  • SIZE:  50-70mm
  • GRADING Range for Lot:  Fine/Fine+
  • DATA:  Very Good
  • DESCRIPTION:With operculum. Some minor flaws. All have nice markings.
  • NOTES:  Formerly listed here as Hemipolygona recurvirostris, which is very similar but that species has a wider umbilicus.
  • PRICE (U.S. Dollars):  SOLD   Convert Currency

  Sinistralia

Sinistralia somaliensis
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Sinistralia somaliensis Smythe & Chatfield, 1984
Naturally sinistral species. Trawled from deep water.
  • Family: FASCIOLARIIDAE
  • Country: Somalia
  • Size: 20-24mm
  • Grading range for lot: Very Good Dead taken
  • Data: Good
  • Price in U.S. Dollars: $8.00   Convert Currency

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