Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2000 15:02:43 +0800
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From: Roger Van Den Berghe <rvdb@SKYINET.NET>
Subject: Re: cowrie
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For a very interesting article on postularia, go to Felix Lorenz webpage
<www.cowries.net/cypraea.html>, click on "report on Postularia", and go to
"8.colour plates". Very very interesting.
Good luck and enjoy it.
Roger in Manila.
At 09:40 PM 4/19/00 -0400, you wrote:
>Ross Mayhew has just placed an image of a cowrie of mine
>on Conch-l images. It belongs to the subgenus Pustularia (Chick-Pea
>I received it under the name of "Cypraea bistrinotata mediocris", but
>specimen to photographs of true C. b. mediocris, It does not look like
>I cannot figure out what it is. I would be grateful if some of you cowrie
>there could take a look at it for me. You can see it here:
>Note: Though it is somewhat hard to see it in the image, the shell has
>pustules on both sides of the dorsum.