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Welcome to Alboran Shells

Here you will find images of seashells from the Alboran Sea and North West Africa, Morocco to Guinea including the Canary Islands. The Alboran Sea is the western part of the Mediterranean basin and is considered an important zone of transition connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean through the Strait of Gibraltar.

Bolinus brandaris
Freak Shells

Live Molluscs
The images of this site are © of Alboran Shells - Danilo Gubbioli Bellocq
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