Resources for Further Information


Seashells of North Carolina by Hugh J. Porter and Lynn Houser

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Seashells

A Guide to Field Identification: Seashells of North America. Golden Book.

Nature Guide to the Carolina Coast by Peter Meyer

Carolina Seashells by Nancy Rhyne


Mollusk information and activities from the QUEST Enrichment Center in Montgomery, Alabama:

More information on mollusks and other ocean animals:

Earth and Sky article : Seashells by Shireen Gonzaga and Marc Airhart August 2000

Taxonomy of the Phylum Mollusca by Winston Barney, June, 2000:

The Conchologists of America (COA):

State Shell Site: