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Created 4/13/2014

Family Strombidae

WESTERN PACIFIC

HAWAII (Fossil)

Gibberulus gibbosus

Sand Is., Oahu, 32mm 

 

HUMPED CONCH

Abundant in sandy lagoons throughout the Western Pacific and present only as subfossils from Hawaii.  White with variable brown markings, aperture purple or white.  Attains 2.75 inch.