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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Three Bullariidae Bulla Punctulata shells

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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10 or 11 Spirulidae Spirula Spirula shells

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Western Australia, Australia
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Two Muricidae Murex Acanthostephes shells

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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Melongenidae Volegalea Wardiana from Maningrida

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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Two Strombidae Strombus Mutabilis shells

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Western Australia, Australia
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Volutidae Aulicina Nivosa Oblita

Volutidae Aulicina Nivosa Oblita

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Western Australia, Australia
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Errones shells

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Three Muricidae Pterynotus Bednalli shells (rare)

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Volutidae Lyria Mitraeformis from Port Lincoln

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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Two Muricidae Haustellum Macgillivrayi shells

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Queensland, Australia
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Two Muricidae Mancinella Mancinella shells

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Cypraeidae Cyraea Moneta

Cypraeidae Cyraea Moneta

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Western Australia, Australia
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Cassididae Casmaria Ponderosa

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1971
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