Records WRS

List of various Cypraeas nigerostrées world records (WRS) to discover here.

IMPORTANT: The Cypraeas N / R listed here are world records (WRSNIGS or WRSNIGL) recognized/validated for their minimum or maximum sizes according to the site: " World Record Size Shells" ..
The names of their last known holders are mentioned when they are reported, some remain anonymous. Note that other "WRS" records certainly exist for all these species, but their holders have not yet reported them on the site mentioned above.
This list will be updated as the news comes "WRS" record accreditations.

You can visit the albums Shells to discover all the shells.

Table

Type Designation Mini size Maximum size Number
Monetaria Annulus 15,90 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 44,00 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 01
Mauritia Arabica 33,40 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 80,20 mm (BEALS Marty, USA) 02
Palmadusta Asellus 15,73 mm (CHALANGE Delphin, New-Caledonia) 26,40 mm(HAVELET Marine, France) 03
Pustularia Bistrinotata (Mediocris) 18,70 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) Not inventoried 04
Contradusta Bregeriana 20,72mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 26,54 mm (AU-FRANZ Joe, Hawaï) 05
Erosaria Caputserpentis 27,16 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 47,79 mm (URBEN Christophe, New-Caledonia) 06
Lyncina Carneola 24,92 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 69,65 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 07
Lyncina Carneola (Propinqua) Not inventoried 36.99 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 08
Erronea Caurica 30,69 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 57,50 mm (BEALS Marty, USA) 09
Erronea Cauriones 31,56 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 36,34 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 10
Ovatipsa Chinensis 20,66 mm (AU-FRANZ Joe, Hawaï) Not inventoried 11
Pustularia Cicercula 18,75 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 24,29 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 12
Palmadusta Clandestina 14,85 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 27,30 mm (STIMPSON Peters, USA) 13
Cribrarula Cribraria 15,39 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 41,59 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 14
Erronea Cylindrica 20,00mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 45,21 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 15
Mauritia Depressa 36,09 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 45,21 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 16
Erosaria Eburnea Not inventoried 51,10 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 17
Mauritia Eglantina 38,75 mm (IGAEV Sergeï, Russia) 82,20 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 18
Erosaria Erosa 28,92 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 52,72 mm (WATTS Rodney, Australia) 19
Erronea Errones 17,60 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 35,76 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 20
Erronea Felina 17,19 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia 28,00 mm (STIMPSON Peters, USA) 21
Purpuradusta Fimbriata 10,65 mm (SCHMIDT Pierre, New-Caledonia) 13,22 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 22
Purpuradusta Gracilis 18,12 mm (SCHMIDT Pierre, New-Caledonia) 27,18 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 23
Purpuradusta Hammondae 12,96 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 13,44 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 24
Erosaria Helvola 18,50 mm (STIMPSON Peters, USA) 30,53 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 25
Bistolida Hirundo 11,57 mm (Unknown) 28,68 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 26
Palmadusta Humphreysii 13,24 mm (SCHMIDT Pierre, New-Caledonia) Humphreysii2484 24,84 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 27
Luria Isabella 27,06 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 40,85 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 28
Bistolida Kieneri 13,50 mm (STIMPSON Peters, USA) 22,68 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 29
Erosaria Labrolineata 22,96 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) Not inventoried 30
Lyncina Lynx 26,73 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 64,16 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 31
Maculifera Maculifera 57,13 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 75,47 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 32
Leporicypraea Mappa 65,30 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 98,00 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 33
Pustularia Margarita 12,21 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) Not inventoried 34
Notadusta Martini 16,54 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 24,50 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 35
Mauritia Mauritiana 56,13 mm (SCHMIDT Pierre, New-Caledonia) Unknown 36
Purpuradusta Microdon 11,02 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 16,90 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 37
Purpuradusta Minoridens 10,96 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 13,65 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 38
Monetaria Moneta 17,81 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 38,16 mm (Inconnu) 39
Nucleolaria Nucleus 24,78 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 31,80 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 40
Blasicrura Pallidula 17,88 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 34,30 mm (STIMPSON Peters, USA) 41
Erosaria Poraria 16,33 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 30,00 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 42
Ransoniella Punctata 11,39 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 20,60 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 43
Eclogavena Quadrimaculata 25,04 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) Not inventoried 44
Mauritia Scurra 39,51 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 55,57 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia 45
Staphylaea Staphylaea 18,76 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 32,90 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 46
Bistolida Stolida Unknown 57,30 mm (HAVELET Marine, France) 47
Erronea Subviridis Not inventoried 33,03 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 48
Talparia Talpa 46,77 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 83,42 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 49
Talostolida Teres 29,72 mm (ALIGHIERI William, New-Caledonia) 37,90 mm (COTTA Ramusino, Italia) 50
Tigris Tigris 76,35 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 86,17 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 51
Bistolida Ursellus 15,18 mm (BERTIN Paul, New-Caledonia) 21,70 mm (Unknown) 52
Ovulidae Verrucosus 24,81 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 36,00 mm (LORENZ Félix, France) 53
Lyncina Vitellus 34,71 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 66,52 mm (CHATENAY Jean Maurice, New-Caledonia) 54