For cost-effective shipping.
Lot of 12 packets with 20 pcs of Lake Tanganyika shells in each packet, totally 240 pcs of shells.
Weight of carton, approximately 3000 grams (3 kgs).
Assorted hand-picked empty Neothauma tanganyicense shells from Lake Tanganyika.
For a biotope-authentic aquarium decor for shell dwelling cichlids.
The empty shells are found in great abundance along many beaches of Lake Tanganyika. Crushed into powder and mixed with water, the shells are often used as emulsion paint by locals. The powder is also mixed in mortar and clay when constructing houses in lake shore communities.