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FG56: Shells and Beach Life of the Texas and Northern Gulf Coast
Price: $7.95 each
  • 9" x 4" when closed
  • Laminated and waterproof
  • Six panel double-sided reference guide
  • Instant access to just what you need to know
  • Perfect for backpack, beach bag or purse
  • Made in the U.S.A.
  • 71 species - both common and exotic
  • Common gulls, beach and shorebirds
  • Shelling 101
  • How to clean and preserve shells, sand dollars and starfish
  • Brief descriptions
  • Biloxi, MS to Texas/Mexican border
  • Illustrations by Jackie Leatherbury Douglass
  • Shells - ivory tusk, striped false limpet, jackknife clam, common rangia, channeled duck clam, common bubble, purple sea snail, florida rock shell, marsh periwinkle, bay scallop, dwarf surf clam, muddy cerith, common jingle, atlantic coquina, giant atlantic cockle, salle's auger, common eastern nassa, stout tagelus, atlantic slipper shell, spiny jewel box, common atlantic abra, white slipper shell, lettered olive, turkey wing, southern quahog, common baby's ear, pen shell, eastern oyster, blood ark, alternate tellin, plicate horn shell, dove shell, false angel wing, disk dosinia, virgin nerite, hooked mussel, cross-barred venus, banded tulip, cancellate cantharus, sundial, pear whelk, yellow cockle, horse conch, keyhole limpet, scotch bonnet, angel wing, tulip mussel, rose petal tellin, atlantic surf clam, common nutmeg, lightning whelk, giant eastern murex, florida fighting conch, antillean nerite, shark's eye, angulate wentletrap, lion's paw, apple murex, tiger lucine, atlantic thorny oyster, mitchell's wentletrap, atlantic distorsio, atlantic hairy triton, flame auger, sea whip simnia, white crested tellin, texas venus, giant tun, pearl oyster, laughing gull, common tern, true sea bean, heart sea bean, whelk egg case, sand dollar, skate egg case, banded sea star, black skimmer, brown pelican, sanderling, mortuguese man-of-war, seahorse, urchin, finger sponge