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Lobatus gigas
Lobatus gigas
Photographer: Lloyd Gomez
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1338 3161 0664 0076 (2004-04-29)

Copyright © 2004 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1970
  • latitude 24.50340   longitude -81.63159   max error distance 2312 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks On website, it says it's 6 miles SE of Boca Chica
  • location   Pelican Shoals (Florida, US)
  • notes   gastropods
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 85,331
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Other

  • common names   Conch
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Mar 4, 2014

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Lobatus gigas "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Very tentative i.d."

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