Australian Marine Shells: Prosobranch Gastropods. Part One
First in a two-volume set describing and illustrating over 2400 species of Australian marine prosobranch gastropods including information on geographic distribution, habitat and synonymies. Provides an introduction dealing with collecting and preserving shells, biology and nomenclature. Lavishly illustrated with over 100 colour photographs and 600 line drawings. Includes a glossary and an index. The author is a former curator of molluscs at the Western Australian Museum, and is now a consultant on marine and conservation matters.
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True Limpets Patellidae 3537
Sugar Limpets Phenacolepadidae
Keyhole and Slit Limpets Fissurellidae 5160
Turban Shells and their relatives Turbinidae 96109
Carrier Shells Xenophoridae
Bean Cowries Eratos Triviidae
Horsehoof limpets Hipponicidae
Plesiotrochids Plesiotrochidae 131132
Slit Worm Shells Siliquariidae
GLOSSARY OF ABBREVIATIONS
Strombs Strombidae 153160