Cypraea tigris

Cypraea tigris color and pattern variations from Arena Isl. April '99.
The third specimen in the second row has a very unusual elongate form.
All the tigris when put down on the dorsum stay in the same position.
This one turns on its base just like the Cypraea Pantherina does.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Shelling in Palawan