SPONDYLUS (Spiny Oysters)

Approximately 95 species in this fascinating family. Most live in deeper water so a collector needs to snorkel/scuba dive or buy from fishing boats to collect them. They come in a stunning range of colors, shapes and sizes as can be seen from this small collection.

 

Spondylus multisetosus - 68.5mm, F+++, $20,sold

A BEAUTY!!!

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Spondylus croceus - 75mm, F+++, $15 sold

STUNNING SPECIMEN!!!

 

Spondylus regius - 114mm, F++, Philippines. $40 sold

BEAUTIFUL ORANGE SPECIMEN!!!

 

Spondylus regius - 128mm, F++, Philippines. $50

BIG BEAUTY!!!

 

Spondylus imperialis - 84mm, F+++, Philippines. $20

BEAUTIFUL SPECIES!!!

Spondylus princeps - 96mm, F+++, Panama. $30

SUPERB SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus setiger - 75mm, F+++, Philippines, $15

Spondylus croceus - 65mm, F+++, Philippines, $15

Spondylus multisetosus - 53mm, F+++, $12 .......

Spondylus multisetosus - 55mm, F+++, $12

 

Spondylus varians - 128x124mm, F++, Philippines. $30

STUNNING BIG BEAUTIES!!!

Spondylus regius - 120mm, F++, Philippines.$28

BIG SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus regius - 99mm, F++, Philippines.$28

NICE PINK SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus regius - 106mm, F++, Philippines. Very spiny. $25 sold

FANTASTIC SPINES!!!

Spondylus regius - 97mm, F++, Philippines. $28

BEAUTIFUL COLOR & SPINES!!!

Spondylus regius - 115mm, F++, Philippines. Fantastic spines. $35

Spondylus regius - 91mm, F++, Philippines. Fantastic spines. $35

BEAUTIFUL SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus cuneus - 112mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus alibarbatus - 86mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus alibarbatus - 82mm, F++, Philippines. $15 sold
Spondylus alibarbatus - 91mm, F+++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus alibarbatus - 95mm, F++, Philippines. $15

Spondylus alibarbatus - 97mm, F++, Philippines. $20

NICE BIG SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus plurispinosus - 100mm, F++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus plurispinosus - 110mm, F++, Philippines. $12 sold
Spondylus virgineus - 78mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus virgineus - 92mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus virgineus - 100mm, F+++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus virgineus - 100mm, F+++, Philippines. $15

Spondylus echinatus - 87mm, F++, Philippines. $15

GREAT SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus echinatus - 99mm, F+++, Philippines. $15

Spondylus sinensis - 88mm, F++, Philippines. $35 sold

UNCOMMON COLOR FORM!!!

Spondylus sinensis - 83mm, F++, Philippines. $35

FANTASTIC SPATULA SPINES!!!

Spondylus sinensis - 90mm, F++, Philippines. $15 sold

STUNNING COLOR!!!

Spondylus croceus - 100mm, F++, Philippines. $15 sold

A BEAUTY!!!

Spondylus croceus - 95mm, F++, Philippines. $20

BIG BEAUTY!!!

Spondylus croceus - 95mm, F++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus croceus - 72mm, F++, Philippines. $15

Spondylus echinatus - 83mm, F+++, Philippines. $15 sold

BEAUTIFUL!!!

Spondylus multisetosus - 80mm, F+++, Philippines. $12 sold
Spondylus multisetosus - 85mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus multisetosus - 54mm, F+++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus multisetosus - 78mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus multisetosus - 72mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus multisetosus - 54mm, F+++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus multisetosus - 76.5mm, F++, Philippines. $12 sold
Spondylus butleri - 92mm, F+++, Philippines. $10 sold
Spondylus fragum - 96mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus barbatus - 85mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus spinosus - 59mm, F++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus versicolor - 75.5mm, F++, Philippines. $10

Spondylus versicolor - 79mm, F++, Philippines. $20

UNCOMMON COLOR FORM!!!

Spondylus versicolor - 48mm, F+++, Philippines. $6

Spondylus imperialis - 107mm, F++, Philippines. Beautiful specimen with light mauve/pink colored spines. $12 sold

DELICATE CANDY PINK!!!!

BEAUT QUALITY!!!

Spondylus imperialis - 94mm, F++, Philippines. $12 sold

BEAUTIFUL SPECIMEN!!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 51mm, F+++, Queensland. $12

LITTLE BEAUTY!!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 81mm, F++, Queensland. $15

BEAUTIFUL SPECIMEN!!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 99mm, F++, Queensland. $20

BIG!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 104mm, F++, Queensland. $20

BIG!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 90mm, F++, Queensland. $12

Spondylus wrightianus - 87mm, F++, Queensland. $15

BEAUTIFUL LIGHT COLORED SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 88mm, F++, Queensland. $15 sold

DIFFERENT COLOR FORM!!!

Spondylus wrightianus - 65mm, F++, Queensland. $10 sold

LITTLE BEAUTY!!!

Spondylus squamosus - 92mm, F+++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus squamosus - 63mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus squamosus - 50mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus darwini - 65mm, F+++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus lamarcki - 78mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus princeps - 73mm, F++, Panama. $20
Spondylus princeps - 64mm, F++, Panama. $12
Spondylus butleri - 88mm, F++, Philippines. $6 sold

Spondylus butleri - 68mm, F++, Philippines. $10

BRIGHT ORANGE SPECIMEN!!

Spondylus sp. - 70mm, F++, New South Wales. $15

BICOLOR!!!

Spondylus visayensis - 68mm, F++, Philippines. $30 sold

FANTASTIC SPECIMEN!!!

Spondylus visayensis - 66mm, F++, Philippines. $40

UNUSUAL COLOR!!!

Spondylus violaceus - 63mm, F++, Philippines. $12

Spondylus violaceus - 56mm, F+++, Philippines. $10 sold

GREAT SPINES!!!

Spondylus violaceus - 59mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus violaceus - 54mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus violaceus - 54mm, F+++, Philippines. $15

Spondylus occidens - 52mm, F++, Philippines. Deep water, very fine spines with dainty light pink tones. $20 sold

UNCOMMON SPECIES!!!!

Spondylus occidens - 54mm, F++, Philippines. $20
Spondylus sp. - 64mm, F+++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus echinatus - 54mm, F++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus echinatus - 41mm, F+++, Philippines. $6
Spondylus rostratus - 40mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
  SPONDYLUS
 location
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  squamosus
Fiji
60mm
F++
5

 

 

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