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French Polynesia provenance cultured pearls ; sold in retail. The beads called "Tahitian black pearls" is an AOC, whose pearly tones vary from green to darker or lighter colors, through the shades pulling purple.

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Wild animal / Mollusk / Bivalve / Lamellibranche / Oyster / Pearl Oyster (Pinctada sp) / Black Lip Pearl Shell (Pinctada margaritifera)

Consumption / Consumer good / Luxury good


Shot / White background

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Animal breeding / Shellfish farming / Pearl farming

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Aquaculture

Colour / Bright / Iridescent

Enumeration / Group

World sea and ocean / Pacific Ocean / South Pacific Ocean

Shot / Top view

Matter (substance) / Matter (zoology) / Pearl

Matter (substance) / Matter (zoology) / Mother-of-pearl

Oceania / Polynesia / French Polynesia / Tuamotu-Gambier (archipelago) / Tuamotu (Archipelago) / Rangiroa

Material / Object / Jewel

Shot / Overview

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Inarticulata / Mollusca / Conchifera / Bivalvia / Lamellibranchia / Pteriidae / Pinctada

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