The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells

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Knopf, 1981 - Nature - 894 pages
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The essential book for beach-combers and divers, this guide explores more than 705 seashells, living mollusks, abalone, periwinkles, conchs, limpets, oysters, clams, mussels, and cockles found on the Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf coasts of North America and the West Indies. The photographs are arranged by shape and color, making identification quick and easy.

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This is one of the most comprehensive books in publication dealing with seashells. It has scientific names and locations and gives you virtually all the information you need in one volume. Read full review


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Rehder is Zoologist Emeritus in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.

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