Extra Large Green Abalone Shell 7-8″ | Natural Rough Haliotis fulgens Seashell

Extra Large Green Abalone Shell 7-8″ | Natural Rough Haliotis fulgens Seashell

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Description

• The shell of this species is usually brown, and is marked with many low, flat-topped ribs which run parallel to the five to seven open respiratory holes that are elevated above the shell’s surface. The inside of the shell is an iridescent blue and green and can also include brown and/or other colors such as pink and purple
• Like all abalone, green abalone are herbivores. They feed mostly on drift algae and prefer fleshy red algae
• These are natural specimens so variations in color, pattern and size should be expected, as well as minor chips or battle scars or calcification
• You will receive one green abalone Haliotis fulgens shell similar to the reference specimens
• Approximately 7-8″ long measured at the longest points

Additional information

Weight 8 oz