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 collection.

 

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Spondylus multisetosus - 68.5mm, F+++, $20,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Spondylus sinensis - 75mm, F+++, $15

A BEAUTY!!!,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,STUNNING SPECIMEN!!!

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

Spondylus sinensis - 66mm, F+++, $12

 

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

BEAUTIFUL ORANGE SPECIMEN!!!

 

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

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

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 plurispinosus - 110mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus sinensis - 95mm, F++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus sinensis - 95mm, F++, Philippines. $12

Spondylus sinensis - 100mm, F++, Philippines. $15

A BEAUTY!!!

Spondylus sinensis - 68mm, F++, Philippines. $12

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

UNCOMMON COLOR FORM!!!

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

FANTASTIC SPATULA SPINES!!!

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

STUNNING COLOR!!!

Spondylus americanus - 99mm, F++, Florida. $25
Spondylus barbatus - 82mm, F++, Philippines. $15

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

GREAT SPECIMEN!!!

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

NICE BIG SPECIMEN!!!

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

BEAUTIFUL!!!

Spondylus multisetosus - 80mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
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 - 76.5mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus butleri - 92mm, F+++, Philippines. $10
Spondylus spinosus - 96mm, 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 fragum - 88mm, F+++, Philippines. $15

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

BEAUTIFUL SPECIMEN!!!!

Spondylus imperialis - 84mm, F+++, Philippines. Uncommon white color form. $20

BEAUTIFUL SPECIMEN!!!!

Spondylus cuneus - 105mm, F++, Philippines. $15
Spondylus wrightianus - 90mm, F++, Queensland. $12

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

BEAUTIFUL LIGHT COLORED SPECIMEN!!!

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

DIFFERENT COLOR FORM!!!

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

LITTLE BEAUTY!!!

Spondylus sp - 73mm, F++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus butleri - 88mm, F++, Philippines. $6 sold

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

BRIGHT ORANGE SPECIMEN!!

Spondylus sp. - 92mm, F++, New South Wales. $15

BICOLOR!!!

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

BICOLOR!!!

Spondylus linguafelis - 68mm, F++, Philippines. $30

FANTASTIC SPECIMEN!!!

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

UNUSUAL COLOR!!!

Spondylus sp. - 80mm, F++, New South Wales. $15
Spondylus violascens - 63mm, F++, Philippines. $12

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 variegatus - 56mm, F+++, Philippines. $10

GREAT SPINES!!!

Spondylus variegatus - 59mm, F+++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus variegatus - 55mm, F+++, Philippines. $8
Spondylus rubicundus - 81mm, F+++, Philippines. $12
Spondylus lima - 74mm, F+++, Taiwan. $12
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  squamosus
Fiji
60mm
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