Lyncina broderipii (Sowerby, G.B. I, 1832)

• Broderip’s Cowry

Park Rynie, Natal, South Africa | 81mm

Scientific classification
Superdomain: Neomura
Domain: Eukaryota
(unranked): Opisthokonta
(unranked) Holozoa
(unranked) Filozoa
Kingdom: Animalia
Subkingdom: Eumetazoa
(unranked): Bilateria
(unranked): Protostomia
Superphylum: Lophotrochozoa
Phylum: Mollusca
Subphylum: Conchifera
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Orthogastropoda
Order: Littorinimorpha
Superfamily: Cypraeoidea
Family: Cypraeidae
Subfamily: Luriinae
Tribe: Austrocypraeini
Genus: Lyncina
Species: L. broderipii

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Rare seashells

Rare seashells from around the world.

Species list:

Cypraeidae:
• Zoyla ketyana hypermarginata
• Lyncina camelopardalis
• Lyncina broderipii
• Afrozoila (Barycypraea) fultoni amorimi f. mozambicana
Muricidae:
• Trophon geversianus
• Timbellus bednalli
• Timbellus phyllopterus
• Trophon pelseneeri
• Coronium elegans
Volutidae:
• Provocator palliatus
Vasidae:
• Vasum (Altivasum) flindersii
• Vasum muricatum

From my collection

Lens: Soligor AF Macro 100mm f/3.5

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Australian Zoila

Seashells from Australia

Species list:

Cypraeidae:
• Zoila friendii vercoi candida
• Zoila ketyana bataviensis
• Zoyla ketyana hypermarginata
• Zoila eludens
• Zoila jeaniana sherylae
• Zoila jeaniana jeaniana
• Zoila marginata consueta
• Zoila marginata orientalis
• Zoila venusta roseopunctata f. roseoimmaculata
• Zoila jeaniana aurata
• Zoila friendii vercoi f. insulata

From my collection

Lens: Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro (manual lens)

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Calappa granulata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Barcelona, Spain

• Cangrejo real, Cajeta
• Shame-faced Crab
• Granchio melograno

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Subphylum:Crustacea
Class:Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Infraorder:Brachyura
Family:Calappidae
Genus:Calappa

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Calappidae collection flic.kr/s/aHskPmZMXG

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Parodia herteri

This specimen is 21 years old.
Critically endangered species

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Caryophyllales
Family:Cactaceae
Subfamily:Cactoideae
Tribe:Notocacteae
Genus:Parodia
Species:P. herteri

From my collection.

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White on black

Echinopsis species
Hybrid specimen
27.12.2017

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Caryophyllales
Family:Cactaceae
Subfamily:Cactoideae
Tribe:Trichocereeae
Genus:Echinopsis

From my collection

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Rebutia nigricans

Scientific classification

Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Caryophyllales
Family:Cactaceae
Subfamily:Cactoideae
Tribe:Trichocereeae
Genus:Rebutia

From my collection

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Panthera tigris tigris

• Tigre de Bengala
• Belgal Tiger

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Feliformia
Family:Felidae
Genus:Panthera
Species:P. tigris

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

High ISO due the low light and bad weather.

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Pelecyphora aselliformis

• Peyotillo

Origin: Mexico (San Luis Potosí)

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Eudicots
(unranked):Core eudicots
Order:Caryophyllales
Family:Cactaceae
Subfamily:Cactoideae
Tribe:Cacteae
Genus:Pelecyphora
Species:P. aselliformis

From my collection.

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Dama dama

• Gamo europeo
• Fallow deer

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Artiodactyla
Family:Cervidae
Subfamily:Cervinae
Tribe:Cervini
Genus:Dama
Species:D. dama

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

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Ursus arctos

“Gordy”
• Oso pardo
• Brown bear

Scientific classification e
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Caniformia
Family:Ursidae
Genus:Ursus
Species:U. arctos

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

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‘Karate’ Chauna torquata

• Chajá
• Southern screamer / Crested screamer

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Anseriformes
Family:Anhimidae
Genus:Chauna
Species:C. torquata

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

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Panthera tigris tigris

• Tigre de Bengala
• Belgal Tiger

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Feliformia
Family:Felidae
Genus:Panthera
Species:P. tigris

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

High ISO due the low light and bad weather.

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Ciconia maguari

• Cigüeña maguari, Cigueña común, Cigüeña Americana
• Maguari Stork

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Ciconiiformes
Family:Ciconiidae
Genus:Ciconia
Species:C. maguari

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

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Melanerpes candidus

• Carpintero blanco
• White woodpecker

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Piciformes
Family:Picidae
Genus:Melanerpes
Species:M. candidus

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Durazno, Uruguay

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Young Papio hamadryas

• Papión
• Hamadryas baboon

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Primates
Family:Cercopithecidae
Tribe:Papionini
Genus:Papio
Species:P. hamadryas

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

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Panthera tigris

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Feliformia
Family:Felidae
Genus:Panthera
Species:P. tigris

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Bioparque “Washington Rodríguez Piquinela”, Durazno, Uruguay

High ISO due the low light and bad weather.

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Sicalis flaveola

• Dorado
• Saffron finch

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Thraupidae
Genus:Sicalis
Species:S. flaveola

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Cerro Pan de Azúcar, Maldonado, Uruguay

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Panthera onca

• Yaguareté​, jaguar, yaguar

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Feliformia
Family:Felidae
Genus:Panthera
Species:P. onca

Paraguay / Northern Argentina.
Extinct in Uruguay

Canon 77D + Sigma 150-600mm Contemporary

Parque y Reserva de Fauna Cerro Pan de Azúcar, Maldonado, Uruguay

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