Cancellaria the unique nutmeg shell

Cancellaria Shells  1/12/13  out

    Cancellaria Shells



  • Family Cancellariidae. Composed of several hundred species found in tropical seas (rare occasions in temperate regions) worldwide. Common shell of the Indo-Pacific region preferring the shallow tidal zones.



  • These are small solid shells. Most have a striking cross ribbed sculpture. It has a drawn out aperture with a short canal at the base. The inner lip is plicate and the outer ribbed within. The shell has no operculum.


  • I1-8

  • One Cancellaria Shell 3/4 to 1 1/4 inch..... .12



YOUR COMMENTS OR QUESTIONS ABOUT SHELLS OF AQUARIUS LISTINGS

Please note that all fields followed by an asterisk must be filled in.

Please enter the word that you see below.