Tiger Egg Cowrie
Cuspivolva tigris

  My favourite cowrie is the wonderful Tiger Egg Cowrie. It’s taken me 4 years in Indonesian to finally find one. Another great find in Ambon. Like all the Cowries, the amazing patterns and colours are not actually on their shells. The colours and patterns you see come from the cowrie’s mantle shirt, which is …

Tiger Egg Cowrie
Cuspivolva tigris
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