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Turbo Shells

Left: Natural turbo shells

Right: Copper turbo shells

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These highly polished turbo shells are beautiful decorative shells. They are measured from the opening across the shell length-wise. A small shell weighs 0.06 lbs., a medium shell weighs 0.14 lbs., and a large shell weighs 0.18 lbs.

Commonly known as alikrekel, periwinkel, and maggi pie.

Order Code Description Length Price
R-672-P-S Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Small 2.0 - 2.5" Buy on
R-672-P-M Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Medium 2.5 - 3.0"
R-672-P-L Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Large 3.0 - 4.0" 
R-672-P-XL Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:XL 4.0 - 5.0"
R-672-P-J Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Jumbo NEW! 5.0"+
R-672-P-CP-S Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Dyed Copper:Small 2.0 - 2.5"
R-672-P-CP-M Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Dyed Copper:Medium 2.5 - 3.0"
R-672-P-CP-L Turbo Sarmaticus:Polished:Dyed Copper:Large 3.0 - 4.0" 

Genus and species: Turbo sarmaticus. Wild.

Turbos are not an endangered species and are not subject to CITES controls.

USFWS export permit is required for all shipments outside the U.S.

Product of South Africa

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