1kg Bear Conch

1kg: (Approx. 400 shells)

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SKU: BC5002 Category:

Description

All of our Seashells are 100% Genuine, from sustainable and ethical sources,  with a Certificate of Authenticity

Shell size: 30-40mm. Our 1kg bag contains sufficient shells to fill just under 2 x 1 ltr containers.
Shell Count: 1kg is likely to contain approx. 400 shells

Background: True conch species are salt water snails which vary in size from small to very large.
Most species live on warm sandy bottoms in tropical waters in Indo-Pacific Oceans, and many are economically important as food sources.

Conch Shells in History: In Mayan art large conch shells were used as paint and ink holders for scribes, as bugles and hand weapons.

Classification: Strombus urceus Linne