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Spiny Oyster Shells

Left to Right: #1 Red Orange, #2 Red Orange, and #2 Purple

See a size comparison with a soda can of the Red Orange #1, the Red Orange #2, and the Purple #2 shells

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These Pacific spiny oyster shells are sold by the shell. The #1 shells have nicer color on the tops of the shells and are on average bigger than the #2 shells.

The Red Orange #1 shells are approximately 4" to 5" long and 4.25" to 6" wide. Each shell weighs approximately 0.6 to 1.1 pounds. The Red Orange #2 shells are approximately 4" to 4.5" long and 4" to 6" wide. Each shell weighs approximately 0.4 to 1.1 pounds.

The Purple #2 shells are approximately 7" long and 5.25" to 6" wide. Each shell weighs approximately 1.4 to 2.4 pounds each.

Order Code Description Price per Shell
R-1086-11 Spiny Oyster Shell: Red Orange #1 US$49.98
R-1086-12 Spiny Oyster Shell: Red Orange #2 US$29.98
R-1086-22 Spiny Oyster Shell: Purple #2 US$49.98

Genus and species: Spondylus princeps. Ranch.

This species is not endangered.  The shells are a by-product of the food industry and come from sustainable fisheries.

A U.S. Fish & Wildlife export permit is required for all exports outside of the U.S.

Product of Mexico