Horse conch

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(Zool.) a large, spiral, marine shell of the genus Triton. See Triton.

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Y gragen dro fwyaf ydi'r Pleuroploca gigantea, sy'n gallu tyfu cymaint a dwy droedfedd, ac mi welwch chi'r gragen dro yn nyfroedd trofannol yr Iwerydd, y Mor Tawel a Chefnfor yr India.
The shell of the horse conch, Pleuroploca gigantea, could be of Honduras Caribbean Sea origin, but those of Busycon sp.