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Abalone

Scientific Name: Haliotis, Last Edited: 2/23/2022, 12:10:02 PM
Description

Abalone are a family of molluscs that are considered a delicacy in some parts of the world. They are varied in size from 2cm to 30cm depending on the species.

Abalone are a type of marine snail, with a hard outer shell and the body underneath. At night, they are more active, with tentacles that come out to feel their surroundings.

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