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6-17 Strombus (tricornis) galeatus Swainson, 1823.
A pair of shells as found on a sandy bottom with nearby rocks. Shells were
facing one another. The shells had a heavy coating of algae similar to that in the viclnity, on rocks. 910717AS

6-19 S. galeatus (6-17)

Shell turned over are now very obvious with their color and gloss. 910717AS

6-20 S. galeatus (6-17)

Closeup (field is about 160 x 100 mm.       The operculum is horny and brown and has a new extension seen here. 910717AS

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