The 2016 BSCC Shell Show

Show results

One Species
2nd
3rd
Kevin Brown: Conus sieboldii Reeve, 1848
Simon Taylor: Polymita picta: a charity shop find.
One genus or family
1st
2nd
Dave Rolfe: Neritidae pt 2 - winner of the Conchologists of America Award
Yves Terryn: "Terebra"
British - marine, freshwater or land

No entries
Foreign - marine, freshwater or land
1st
Anton Mauve: "What's in a [scientific cowry] name?" - winner of the Peter Oliver Cup (Best educational exhibit)
Shell Photography (judged by member ballot)
1st
2nd
Colin Goss: "Rose and Peach "
Julian Joseph: "A pair of Pleurodonte excellens (Pfeiffer, 1852)"
Shellomania
1st
John Llewellyn-Jones: "Him & Hers"
Self-made Shell Art

No entries
Fossils

No entries
Junior - 12 to 16 inclusive

No entries
Junior - age 11 and under
1st
2nd
Amelia Mauve: "Variations in Cone Shells" - winner of the John Fisher Trophy
Nina Mauve: "Venus Ears" - winner of the Walter Karo Award
Freaks
1st
2nd
Carl and Craig Ruscoe: "Geeks, Freaks and Weirdos"
Colin Goss: "Personidae - Freaks by nature"
Shell of the Show
1st
Nina Mauve: Haliotis scalaris
Dealer Shell of the Show (member ballot)
1st
Cranopsis asturiana (P. Fischer, 1882)
Non-competitive

Yves Terryn: "Echinus escentulus"

The Scotia Shield was not awarded this year as there were no entries in the British category.

Photo gallery

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Many thanks to Yoshiko Joseph for taking most of the photographs.

More photographs on the BSCC Facebook page.




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