These Rapana Conch shells is the shell everyone thinks of when they think of the beach. These small conchs are the perfect reminder of the beach. They are a perfect size for Hermit Crabs (large but still lightweight) at 2.5-3.5" each with inner pear shaped openings at approx 1-1.5 x 2-2.5".
Also known as the Rapa Rapana Rapiformis Whelk Conch Shells- Turnip Shaped- same family as murex or rock snail.
They come in various shades brown/ tan coloring- each will vary. These shells can be used for a number of crafts or for simple decorating in any coastal or nature theme. Conch shells can be found throughout the world including in the Caribbean, West Indies, and Mediterranean.
*** You Will Receive ( 1 ) Shell
If you buy the 2 lb bag you will receive approximately 52 shells.
**All of our shells are real & unique. The majority of the shells we sell are intended for crafting purposes & are not specimens (unless otherwise specified); meaning that most will show evidence of their lives in the ocean. There may be natural variations such as but not limited to: growth marks, pinpoint holes, chipped points or edges, calcium build up, etc. WE DO NOT SELL “PERFECT” SHELLS- our shells are natural, beautiful, & imperfect.