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Map Cowrie

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Map Cowrie (Leporicypraea mappa)

Length approx. : 8 cm

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Description

Map Cowrie (Leporicypraea mappa)

Leporicypraea mappa, common name the map cowry, is a species of large sea snail, a cowry, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries. This is considered an economically important species in the Indo-West Pacific, where it is usually collected both for food and for shell trading.

Length approx. : 8 cm

Please note each seashell is unique so colours and patterns might be different than the one pictured.