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Two Trochidae Chrysostoma Paradoxum shells

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Conidae Conus Virgo

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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Thaidinae Drupa Grossularia

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Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Five Turbinidae Senectus Squamosus shells

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Volutidae Amoria Canaliculata

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Strombidae Strombus Aratrum

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Seven Conidae Conus Anemone shells

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Four Conidae Conus Coronatus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Haliotidae Haliotis coccoradiata

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New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1975
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Marginellidae Australis Australia

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Twelve Strombidae Strombus Campbelli shells

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Volutidae Ternivoluta Studeri

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Haliotidae Haliotis Emmae

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1976
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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1971
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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Miliaris

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Volutidae Cottonia Nodiplicata

Volutidae Cottonia Nodiplicata

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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Volutidae Aulica Flavicans (juvenile)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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A pair of Mytilidae Modiolus Cottoni Shells

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Conidae Conus Leopardus

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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1973
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Volutidae Cymbiolacca Wisemani

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1965
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Volutidae Amoria Maculata

Volutidae Amoria Maculata

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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Two Terebridae Terebra [Candida?] shells

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Hawaii, United States of America
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Four Conidae Conus Monachus shells

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Volutidae Aulica Flavicans

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Volutidae Alcithoe Hedleyi (rare)

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New Zealand
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Cassididae Phalium Bisulcatum from Port Essington

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Port Essington, Coburg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Four Cypraeidae Cypraea Reticulifera shells

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Two Struthiolariidae Struthiolaria Vermis shells

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Waipu, North Island, New Zealand
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Terebridae species

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Isabella

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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Volutidae Amoria Praetexta

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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Marginellidae Austroginella Muscaria

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Eden, New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Strombidae Strombus Aratrum

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Cymatiidae Argobuccinum Vexillum

Cymatiidae Argobuccinum Vexillum

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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Two Magilidae Rapa Rapiformis shells

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Cassididae Casmaria Erinaceus

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Papua New Guinea
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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Struthiolariaiidae Struthiolaria Vermis

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Waipu, North Island, New Zealand
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Cymatiidae Turritriton Tabulatus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1955
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Cypraeidae Cyraea Eglantina

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Thaidinae Thais Orbita

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1984
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Four Strombidae Strombus Vomer Iredalei shells

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Terebridae species

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James Price Point, Dampier Peninsula, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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A pair of Mytilidae Perua Canaliculatus Shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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North Island, New Zealand
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Marginellidae Australis Australia

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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Cassididae Phalium Bisulcatum forma Diuturnum

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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1972
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66 Vexillidae Vexillum Jukesi shells

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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Turbinidae Euniella Gruneri

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South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1982
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Volutidae Melo Umbilicatus

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Volutidae Aulica Flavicans

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Volutidae Amoria Ellioti

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Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1965
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Haliotidae Haliotis Conicopora

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1965
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Strombidae Lambis Scorpius

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1970
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Marginellidae Austroginella Muscaria

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Eden, New South Wales, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Haliotidae Haliotis Cyclobates

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Volutidae Amoria Jawrachi

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Haliotidae Haliotis Squamata

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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Volutidae Cymbiola Vespertilio

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Biak, Schouten Islands, Papua, Indonesia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Two Muricidae Chicoreus Brunneus shells

Two Muricidae Chicoreus Brunneus shells

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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1975
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