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Banded Egg Cowrie

Margovula bimaculata


Always found with soft corals, shallow water.

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Carol Snow Milne 2
Carol Snow Milne 2 8 years ago

Better than a Faberge egg. Gorgeous! So unique. Great spot!

Fantastic !

pmbagga 8 years ago

gorgeous color! Very nice , well composed :)

ShaumingLo 8 years ago

the only of it's kind i came across Mayra. Thanks for your kind word.

MayraSpringmann 8 years ago


Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 8 years ago

Nice series. Beautiful spotting!

YongWenKang 8 years ago

nice spotting! :D

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Oh, thanks for explaining that! :>)

ShaumingLo 9 years ago

You are right ARtPeNnography, without light, the color won't shown!

ARtPeNnography 9 years ago

lighting is important in UW photography :)

ShaumingLo 9 years ago

Hi Nopayahnah, actually we are shooting at the SAME object as we always dove together, the picture Blogie has is without the proper lighting thus the color became blue.

ShaumingLo 9 years ago

Thanks whatsthefish for the ID.

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

really interesting to see this color after seeing the blue one earlier by blogie

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Davao Del Norte, Philippines

Spotted on Jan 28, 2012
Submitted on Jan 29, 2012

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