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4 edition of field guide to shells of the Texas coast found in the catalog.

field guide to shells of the Texas coast

Andrews, Jean

field guide to shells of the Texas coast

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Published by Gulf Pub. Co. in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Gulf Region
    • Subjects:
    • Shells -- Texas -- Gulf Region -- Identification.,
    • Shells -- Texas -- Gulf Region -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jean Andrews.
      SeriesTexas Monthly field guide series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL415.T4 A63 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1556957M
      ISBN 100877192103, 0877192111
      LC Control Number91037622

      We always called this long thin shell (pictured on top of two *Pen Shells) a “fingernail”.The correct name for it is a Jackknife Clam. I believe this one might be the “Minor Jackknife Clam” since it was found in Florida and the Atlantic Jackknife Clam is larger and common in New England where it . Welcome to This site is devoted to the answering of all your questions you might have about seashells, beachcombing, cleaning seashells, preserving sealife, identifying your seashells, and more. This site is a never ending work in progress. As we acquire more sealife and seashell images we will be adding them to the site.


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