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AUSTRALIAN ZOILA

 

Cyp. Zoila venusta roseopunctata

 

Specimens from this Genus are now the most sort after by Cowrie collectors. All species are found off the Australian, Southern and Western coasts at depths from 5 - 300 metres. Most are taken by scuba and some of the rarer species are being trawled in deeper water. The following photos will detail the beauty in color and form of this spectacular group of Cowries.

Species Groups

decipiens

eludens

friendi

jeaniana

marginata

rosselli

thersites

venusta

 

 

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