• This collection belongs to José Santos. This Portuguese collector, dedicated more than 40 years of his life, collecting nearly 8000 shells of diferent countries. Altought, you will be able to find many species, is private collection dedicates specially to three families: Conidae, Pectinidae and Portuguese shells. Enjoy it....
  • One of his favourite family is Conidae. His collection contains nearly 1200 conus.
  • Another family of special interest to this collector is Pectinidae. You will be able to find about 550 pectens.
  • As a portuguese living by the sea, is with naturality, that part of is collection would be dedicated to portuguese shells. In this collection you will be able to find about 1800 portuguese shells.
  • Many other families can be found?

José Santos | Favourite Family | Special Family | Portuguese Shells | Other Families



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