Lobatus gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)

• Queen Conch
• Caracola rosada / botuto / caracol pala

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Clade:Caenogastropoda
Clade:Hypsogastropoda
Clade:Littorinimorpha
Family:Strombidae
Genus:Lobatus
Species:L. gigas

From old collection, juvenile specimens

Archipiélago de Los Roques National Park, Venezuela

Check this beautiful Queen Conch specimen from Bahamas: flic.kr/p/CBodEo

via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/RWH1dW

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