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What is the scientific name for a conch shell?

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Strombus gigas
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You'll find these beauties in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Several species can be found within the Caribbeans. Treasures of the sea!
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Well, first of all, its always good to try to narrow it down using the classification system: Kingdom: Animilia. Phylum: Mollusca. Class: Gastropod. Subclass: Prosobranchia. Order
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1. Submerge the shell in fresh water and allow it to soak for half an hour. This will allow you to wipe away the sand inside and other debris once you remove the shell from the water
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