National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells Cover

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells

By National Audubon Society

Alfred A. Knopf, Paperback, 9780394519135, 894pp.

Publication Date: August 12, 1981

Description

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.



About the Author
The author, Harald A. Rehder, was Zoologist Emeritus in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.