Shells – Alphabetical By Family

Bivalva / Pelecypoda (45)

Ark Shells of the Arcidae Family (7)
Alternata Ark, Calloarca alternata
Changeable Ark, Arca mutabilis
Many-ribbed Ark, Larkinia multicostata
Pacific Turkey Wing, Arca pacifica
Pustulose Ark, Anadara tuberculosa
Ribbed Ark, Arca gradata
Unwashed Ark, Fugleria illota

Bittersweet Shell of the Glycimeridae Family (1)
Delesserti Bittersweet, Axinactis delessertii

Cockle Shells of the Cardiidae Family (4)
Belcheri Prickly Cockle, Trachycardium belcheri
Many-spined Cockle, Dallocardia senticosum
Panama Thorny Cockle, Dallocardia senticosum
Slender Cockle, Trachycardium procerum

Crassatella Shell of the Crassatellidae Family (1)
Gibbosa Crassatella, Eucrassatella gibbosa

File Shell of the Limidae Family (1)
Dark Spiny File, Lima tetrica

Jackknife Clam Shell of the Solenidae Family (1)
California Jackknife Clam, Tagelus californianus

Jewel Box Shells of the Chamidae Family (2)
California Spiny Jewel Box, Arcinella californica
Scaled Jewel Box, Charma squamuligera

Little Heart Shell of the Carditidae Family (2)
Similar Cardita, Carditamera affinis
Thick Rib Cardita, Cardites crassicostatus

Lucine Shells of the Lucinidae Family (2)
Distinguished Lucine, Codiakia distinguenda
Ivory Lucine, Divalinga eburnea

Mussel Shells of the Mytilidae Family (2)
Fat Horsemussel, Modiolus capax
Mangrove Mussel, Mytella guyanensis

Oyster Shells of the Ostreidae Family (3)
Arc Oyster, Ostrea megodon
Cortez Oyster, Crassostrea corteziensis
Pacific Spiny Oyster, Spondylus crassisquama

Pearl Oysters of the Pteridae Family (2)
Pearl Oyster, Pinctada mazatlanica
Rainbow Lip Pearl Oyster, Pteria sterna

Pen Shell of the Pinnidae Family (1)
Pen Shell, Pinna rugosa

Scallop Shells of the Pectinidae Family (6)
Cat’s Tongue Oyster, Spondylus limbatus
Leucacanthus Spiny Oyster, Spondylus leucacanthus
Mexican Deep Scallop, Euvola vogdesi
Pacific Lion’s Paw, Nodipecten subnodosus
Silken Scallop, Leopecten sericeus
Speckled Scallop, Argopecten venticosus

Venus Clam Shell of the Vereridae Family (8)
Frilled Venus Clam, Chione undatella
Gnidia Venus Clam, Chionopsis gnidia
Many-ridged Venus, Periglypta multicostata

Mexican Chocolate Clam, Megapitgaria squalida
Multi-colored Clam, Leukoma grata
Ponderous Dosinia Clam, Dosinia ponderosa
Smooth Venus
, Chione fluctifraga
Tumens Venus Clam, Chione tumens

Gastropoda (99)

Carrier Shell of the Xenophoridae Family (1)
American Carrier, Xenophora conchliophora

Cerith Shell of the Cerithiidae Family  (1)
Speckled Cerith, Cerithium maculosum

Cone Shells of the Conus Family (9)
Brown Cone, Conus brunneus
Ferguson’s Giant Cone, Conus fergusoni
Gladiator Cone, Conus gladiator
Nut Cone, Conus nux
Prince Cone, Conus princeps
Purple Cone, Conus purpurascens
Recurved Cone, Conus recurvus
Regular Cone, Conus regularis
Tessellated Cone, Tesselliconus tessulatus edaphus

Cowry Shells of the Cypraeidae Family (6)
Banded Cowry, Cypraea isabellamexicana
Jenner’s Cowry, Jenneria pustulata
Little Arabian Cowry, Cypraea arabicula
Little Deer Cowry, Cypraea cervinetta
Robert’s Cowry, Cypraea robertsi
White-spotted Cowry, Cypraea albuginosa

Crown Conch Shells of the Melongenidae Family (1)
Prince Crown Conch, Melongena patula

Cup and Saucer Shells and Slipper Limpet Shells of the Calyptraeidae Family (7)
Imbricate Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibulum scutellatum
Lessonii Slipper Limpet, Crepidula lessonii
Monticulus Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibulum monticulus
Pointed Slipper Limpet, Crepidula excavata
Ridged Slipper Limpet, Crepidula striolata
Spiny Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibulum spinosum
Spiny Slipper Limpet, Bostrycapulus aculeatus

Deep Sea Augers and True Augers of the Turritellacea Family (3)
Maria’s Tower, Turritella mariana
Screw, Vermicularia eblurnea
Tiger Turret, Turritella leucostoma

Dove Shells of the Columbellidae Family (3)
Burnt Dove, Columbella fuscata
Fat Dove, Columbella major
Orange-lipped Dove, Columbella haemastoma

False Limpet Shell of the Siphonaridae Family (1)
Maura False Limpet, Siphonaria maura

Fig Shell of the Ficidae Family (1)
Panamic Fig Shell, Ficus ventricosa

Harp Shell of the Harpidae Family (2)
Humped Morum Harp, Morum tuberculosum
Panama Harp, Harpa crenta

Helmet Shells of the Cassididae Family (3)
Centiquadrata Helmet, Cassis centiqudrata
Galapagos Cowry Helmet, Cypraecassis tenuis
Narrow-mouthed Helmet, Cypraecassis coarctata

Hoof Shell of the Hipponicidae Family (1)
Panamanian Hoof, Hipponix antiquatus

Miter Shells of the Mitridae Family (3)
Antillean Miter, Mitra swainisonii
Belcher’s Miter, Mitra belcheri
Sad Miter, Mitra tristis

Moon Shells of the Naticidae Family (4)
Elenae Moon, Natica elenae
Lewis’ Moon, Euspira lewisii
Recluz’s Moon, Polinices recluzianus
Slight Baby Ear, Sinum debile

Murex or Rock Shells of the Muricidae Family (19)
Apple Rock, Thais melones
Black Murex, Hexaplex nigritus
Cabbage Murex, Hexaplex brassica
Callidinus Murex, Muricanthus callidinus
Centrifugal Murex, Pteropurpura centrifuga
Chief Rock, Hexaplex princpes
Eye-of-Judas, Thais planospira
Long-spine Murex, Murex elenensis
Pink-throated Murex, Hexaplex erythrosquamous
Purple Tuberculate, Neorapana tuberculate
Pyramid Aspela, Aspela pyramidal
Radish Murex, Hexaplex radax
Royal Murex, Hexaplex regius
Scaled False Triton, Phyllocoma scalariformis
Speciosa Rock, Thais speciosa
Triangular Rock, Thais triangularis
Two-row Rock, Thais biserialis
Wide-mouth Purpura, Plicopurpura pansa
Wide-mouthed Coral, Quoyula madreporarum

Nerite Shell of the Nertidae Family (1)
Ornate Nerite, Nerita scabricosta

Nutmeg Shell of the Cancellariidae Family (1)
Bubble Nutmeg, Trigonostoma bullatum

Olive Shells of the Olividae Family (3)
Angled Olive, Oliva incressata
Polpast Olive, Oliva polpasta
Lettered Olive, Oliva sayana

Periwinkle Shells of the Littorinidae Family (2)
Aspera Periwinkle, Echinolittorina aspera
Modest Periwinkle, Echinolittorina modesta

Spindle and Tulip Shells of the Fasciolariidae Family (3)
Giant Spindle Conch, Fusinus depetetthouarsi
Panamic Horse Conch, Pleuroploca princeps
Waxy Latrius, Leucozonia cerata

Top Shells of the Torchidae Family (2)
Banded Top, Tegula ligulata
Nepheloide Top, Cillistoma nepheloide

Trivia Shells of the Triviidae Family (2)
Spindle Trivia, Trivia fusca
Solander’s Trivia, Trivia solandri

True Conch Shells of the Strombidae Family (2)
Giant Conch, Strombus galeatus
Peruvian Conch, Strombus peruvianus

True Limpets of the Lottidae Family (5)
Checkered Limpet, Lottia strigatella
Digueti Keyhole, Diodora digueti
Mitella Limpet, Lottia mitella
Obscure Keyhole, Fissurella obscura
Sculptured Keyhole, Diodora inaequalis

Tun Shells of the Tonnidae Family (2)
Grinning Tun, Malea ringens
Spotted Tun, Tonna dolium

Turban Shells of the Turbinidae Family (3)
Olive Turban, Astraea olivacea
Unguis Turban, Astraea unguis
Wavy Turban, Megastrea undosa

Turrid Shells of the Turridae Family (3)
Noble Giant Turrid, Polystira nobilis
Picta Turrid, Polystira picta
Walker’s Turrid, Knefastia walkeri

Vase Shell of the Vasidae Family (1)
Gauntlet Vase, Vasum caestus

Whelk Shells of the Buccinidae Family (4)
Articulate Phos, Phos articulatus
Gates’ Goblet, Solenosteira gatesi
Kellet’s Whelk, Kelletia kelleti
Sanguine Cantharus, Cantharus sanguinolentus