Largest pearl

By | 2017-10-10T21:06:26+00:00 May 18, 2017|Biology, Records|

Largest pearl

Last updated: October 10, 2017 at 21:06 pm

Pearl of Puerto | 30 cm wide (1 ft), 67 cm long (2.2 ft) and 34 kg (75 lbs) – The natural pearl from a giant clam which was found by a Palawan fisherman in the Philippines in 2006 is reportedly worth 130 million. Also known as the Pearl of Puerto Princesa.

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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.

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