Natural Exotics

International Merchants of Exotic Natural Products since 1992


Minimum Order is $75.00

This website processes U.S. orders only. Please contact us for overseas orders. All orders ship from Niagara Falls, New York.

Note: We are in the process of moving our warehouse so our merchandise is located at two different locations. We will try our best to fulfill orders but there may be some delays. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

Product of MEXICO
Genus and species: Sinistrofulgur perversum. Wild.

You will receive a shell similar to the one shown in the picture, but not the exact item in the photos. These are natural items, so please expect some variation from shell to shell.

Material Type:
Sea or Freshwater Shells
Natural Color:
Please read the Note about Stock Types
Price: $12.99 per shell
    Order Code: 1361-0506-AS (R8)
    Availability: Variant
    Usually ships In 1 to 10 business days
    Availability Note: If we are Out of Stock or do not have enough of an item, please call or email us to confirm! Online quantities do not include merchandise that just arrived or may be enroute. If currently not available, we can also add you to our wish list to be notified when available.
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    These shells come from the lightning whelk, a marine gastropod species native to North American waters. They have been used by Native Americans for tool making, ornaments and jewelry. Also known as the state shell of Texas. 

    The average width of the Extra Small whelk shells is 4" wide, while the Small shells average 5" wide. The shells are about 8 oz each.

    A U.S. Fish & Wildlife export permit is required for all shipments outside the U.S.