Zoila thersites

 

A beautiful big black species, thersites along with fiendii and decipiens are the more common species in the Zoila genus although there are some very highly prized sub species like thersites contraria being trawled at depths to 180 metres and a rare albino form eburnea dived at he same depths as the common form.

thersites thersites is mostly dived on sponges at depths of 2 - 45 metres along the South Australian coastline from Ceduna in the East to Cape Jaffa in the West.

 

#R01 thersites - 81mm, F+++, South Australia. $95 sold

MONSTER!!!

#R02 thersites - 72.5mm, F+++, South Australia. $95

NICE DARK SPECIMEN!!!

#R03 thersites - 77.2mm, F+++, South Australia. $130 sold

VERY DARK SPECIMEN!!!

#R04 thersites - 74mm, F+++, South Australia. $65
#R05 thersites - 77mm, F++(minor faults), South Australia. $85 sold

#R06 thersites - 62mm, Gem-, South Australia. $260

MELANISTIC SPECIMEN, A BEAUTY!!!

#R07thersites - 80mm, Gem-, South Australia. $120

BIG BEAUTY!!!

#S101 thersites - 70mm, Gem-, South Australia. $150

BLACK BEAUTY!!!

#S807 thersites - 84mm, Gem-, South Australia. $120 sold

BIG!!!

#S809 thersites - 77.8mm, F+++, South Australia. $90

#R08 thersites contraria - 71mm, F++ (dorsum scar), South Australia. $750
#S829 thersites contraria - 73.9mm, F++ (labral side scar), South Australia. $1500
#S831 thersites contraria - 74mm, F+ (scars both sides), South Australia. $900
#S835 thersites contraria - 70.8mm, F++ (fine scar labral side), South Australia. $1,800

 

 

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