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Another Red Sea Shell
01-14-2019, 10:52 PM,
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Another Red Sea Shell
This shell was collected from dredged material taken from the Red Sea at Jizan, Saudi Arabia.
Please identify.


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01-15-2019, 12:31 PM,
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RE: Another Red Sea Shell
I am far away being a specialist of your area, but I would start with the Buccinidae.
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01-16-2019, 08:18 AM, (This post was last modified: 01-17-2019, 11:52 AM by paul monfils.)
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RE: Another Red Sea Shell
This is an immature Cymatium, but I'm having a hard time matching it to any species of that geographic area. Are you sure of the locality?
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01-16-2019, 10:31 PM,
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RE: Another Red Sea Shell
Thank you BajaBeach and Paul for your replies.
This was definitely found by me on the Red Sea coast in 1979.
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