Florida Whelk 7"- 8" Beautiful Natural Sea Shell makes it a gorgeous display alone or paired with your collection. *This is fragile natural Shell from the ocean, it will have imperfections and each though similar will have its own unique characteristics,
DIMENSIONS: 7"- 8" natural shell, sizes will vary
FACTS & HISTORY: The whelks have long, thin siphonal canals, a broad aperture, and are topped with a very short spire. Habitat: These snails prefer to live on sandy or muddy bottoms in water up to 50 feet. Diet: All members of this family hunt clams, using their muscular foot to pull the shells apart. Interesting Facts: Most whelks are edible.