Florida horse conchs are used as food and are said to taste "peppery." They also eat other bivalves that may sometimes be pests to man.
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Amanda Miller, University of Michigan
Miller, A. 1999. "Pleuroploca gigantea" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Pleuroploca_gigantea.html
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