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Charonia tritonis (Atlantic trumpet triton)

Synonyms: Triton umbricata

Wikipedia Abstract

Charonia tritonis, common name the Triton's trumpet or the giant triton, is a species of very large sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Ranellidae, the tritons. Reaching up to two feet (or 60 cm) in shell length this is one of the biggest mollusks in the coral reef.
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Prey / Diet

Acanthaster planci (crown-of-thorns starfish)[1]

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