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Conus ID - helmetapointe - 04-03-2010

Hi,is this conus an "albino" spec.? Have problem with ID. Locality: Gulf of Mannar,south east india. Size: 90mm <img src="" alt="" style="border:0" />

Conus ID - paul monfils - 04-03-2010

This is Conus subfloridus da Motta, which is considered to be a form of Conus striatus.  It is from deeper water than typical C. striatus, and the locality you provided is the usual locality for this form.

Conus ID - helmetapointe - 04-04-2010

Great Paul ! ! ! Thank you very much <img src="images/smiley/clap.gif" alt="" border="0" />

Conus ID - helmetapointe - 04-04-2010

It was looking like this,bevor i cleand it.Full of this famous bryozoan colonies,like you sad.
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