Real Regal Thorny Oyster Half | Rough (Spondylus regius) 5.5″ Half Seashell

Real Regal Thorny Oyster Half | Rough (Spondylus regius) 5.5″ Half Seashell

$13.00

Only 2 left in stock

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Description

• Spondylus regius, the regal thorny oyster, is a species of bivalve mollusc in the family Spondylidae, that can be found in the Western Pacific
• They are not closely related to true oysters (family Ostreidae); however, they do share some habits such as cementing themselves to rocks rather than attaching themselves by a byssus. These seashells are a light brown color with a slight light pink and orange hue
• They will often have barnacles and other natural mineral build-up on their shells or other imperfections. Should be handled with care
• You will receive one regal thorny oyster half shell similar to the reference specimens
• Approximately 5-6″ long and 2″ tall when laid flat measured at the longest points

Additional information

Weight 12 oz