PLEUROTOMARIIDAE (Slit Shells)

 

Petrotrochus teremachii - 104mm, F+++, China. $110

BEAUTIFUL BIG SPECIMEN!!!

A small Family with some amazing large showy specimens. All members are deep water dwellers and are usually trawled or netted. They all have the unusual slit in the shell from the aperture opening. Only 26 species in this small family.

 

Petrotrochus teremachii - 85mm, F+++, China. $40

BEAUTIFUL, IRRIDESCENT COLORING!!!

 

SPECTACULAR SIZE!!!

rumphi w/o - 230mm, F++ (perfect lip/slit), $3500 sold

rumphi w/o - 207mm, F++ (near perfect lip/slit), $2,800

ANOTHER BIG BEAUTY!!! sold

 

Pleuro. teremachii - 117mm, F++, Taiwan. $60 sold

FANTASTIC PRICE!!!

Pleuro. teremachii w/o - 114mm, F++, Taiwan. Near perfect lip/slit. $50

BIG BEAUTY!!!

FANTASTIC PRICE!!!

Pleurotomaria westralis - 103mm, F+++, Northern Territory, Australia. Great specimen of very good quality. $80 sold

NORMALLY $120!!!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 61mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. $20

BRIGHT RED!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 72mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. $30

VERY LIGHT PATTERN!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 65mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. $15

BEAUT BRIGHT PATTERN!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 74mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. $25

VERY NICE SPECIMEN!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei - 92mm, F++, Taiwan. Beautiful color, nice size and very good condition for this species. $60 sold

FANTASTIC QUALITY!!!

BIG SIZE!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 98mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. Beaut colored specimen. $60

FANTASTIC PRICE!!!

BIG BEAUTY!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 103mm dia, F++ (very minor faults only), China. Light color form. $70 sold

BIG, BIG!!!

Pleurotomaria hirasei w/o - 103.9mm, F++, Taiwan. Beautiful big light color specimen. $70

BIG!!!

Pleutrotomaria hirasei (albino) - 72mm, F++, Taiwan, uncommon, unusual coloring with the pink spire and cream/white body. $80

BIG & GREAT QUALITY!!!

Pleutrotomaria rumphi w/o - 170mm, F++ (lip/slit excellent),Taiwan. Stunning color. $1200 sold

NICE SPECIMEN!!!

Pleutrotomaria rumphi w/o - 149.5mm, F++(minor faults only),Taiwan. $700 sold

NICE SPECIMEN!!!

 

 

Pleutrotomaria rumphi w/o - 149mm, F++, (minor faults) ,Taiwan. $850

STUNNING SPECIMEN!!!

EXCELLENT QUALITY!!!

Pleutrotomaria salminana - 88.7mm dia. x 102mm high, F++, Taiwan. $950 sold

BEST I've SEEN!!!

Pleutrotomaria salminana - 71.7mm, F+, Taiwan. $450 sold

EXCELLENT PRICE!!!

Pleutrotomaria salminana - 79mm, F++, Taiwan. $750

A BEAUTY!!!

Pleutrotomaria salminana - 72.6mm, F++, Taiwan. $620 sold

Petrotrochus atlanticus -79.2mm, F++, Brazil. Very good quality for this species. $500

RARE SPECIES!!!

Petrotrochus atlanticus - 82.8mm, F+, Brazil. $400

BIG!!!

Petrotrochus atlanticus - 77.7mm, F+, Brazil. $300

NICE COLOR!!!

Petrotrochus midas w/o - 83.6mm, F+++, Brazil. $3,500 withdrawn

STUNNING SPECIMEN!!!

EXTREMELY RARE!!!

RARELY SEEN FOR SALE!!!

Pleutrotomaria anseeuwi - 66.3mm, F++, Philippines. Excellent quality. $600

STUNNING SPECIMEN!!!

BIG SIZE!!!

 

 

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