Southern Giant Clam - Tridacna derasa - 290×190×170 mm

Description
Southern Giant Clam - Tridacna derasa - 290×190×170 mm
2017 - Philippines - CITES Appendix II - Annex B in the EU

Beautiful specimen of Tridacna Derasa, a large shell very sought after for collecting or as a decorative element.
It is not easy to find both the shell halves in perfect condition, and this fantastic specimen can be added to a prestigious Wunderkammer or can be a luxury ornamental object.
A fascinating shape that, when opened, resembles a heart.

Dimensions: 290 x 190 x 170 mm
Weight: 3680 g
Origin: Philippines

Lot details
Specimen
Southern Giant Clam
Scientific Name
Tridacna derasa
Origin
Philippines
CITES relevancy
CITES Appendix II - Annex B in the EU
Condition
Preserved
Year
2017
Dimensions
290×190×170 mm
Weight
3680 g
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