Fighting Conch (Strombus alatus)
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38 Litres (10 US G.)
2.5-5.1cm (1-2 ")
8.1 - 8.4
22.2-26.7°C (72 -80 °F)
This animal is available captive bred
- Florida Fighting Conch
- This conch occurs in the Western Atlantic Ocean from North Carolina throughout Florida and the Gulf of Mexico, Louisiana, Texas and the east coast of Mexico.
- Requires close examination.
- This snail is reef safe.
- Herbivorous; needs algae in its diet.
- Reef tanks will suffice.
- Shell is pale with brown mottling.