The interior is brilliantly iridescent and outer is beautifully polished. The principal shade is bluish green, there is an area in the center where the muscle was attached, that is especially deep colored and shines with a prismatic luster. This is a commercial mollusk. This Abalone ranges from Monterey, California to Baja California. Habitat is moderately deep water. to the Indo Pacific region.
Approx size 3"- 4"