AUMOANA - Miniature ʻOpihi Shell Necklace

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ʻopihi

n.

1. Limpets, Hawaiians recognize three kinds: kōʻele (Cellana talcosa, the largest), ʻālinalina (C. sandwicensis), makaiauli (C. exarata). Scientists also recognize C. melanostoma. (Kay 43–46.) Also kāʻala. For some persons, ʻopihi are an ʻaumakua. Cf. makaʻopihi. Via Nā Puke Wehewehe ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi

Handmade in Hawaii by Hawaiians.