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.
If you buy the 1 lb bag you will receive approximately 25 shells.
If you buy the 2 lb bag you will receive approximately 50 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.