Shells – Alphabetical List By Common Name

Bivalva / Pelecypoda (46)

Alternata Ark, Calloarca alternata
Arc Oyster, Ostrea megodon
Belcheri Prickly Cockle, Trachycardium belchleri
California Jackknife Clam, Tagelus californianus
California Spiny Jewel Box, Arcinella californica
Cat’s Tongue Oyster, Spondylus limbatus
Changeable Ark, Arca mutabilis
Cortez OysterCrassostrea corteziensis
Dark Spiny File, Lima tetrica
Delesserti Bittersweet, Axinactis delesserti
Distinguished Leucine, Codakia distinguenda
Fat Horsemussel, Modiolus capax
Frilled Venus Clam, Chione undatella
Gibbosa Crassatella, Eucrassatella gibbosa
Gnidia Venus Clam, Chionopsis gnida
Ivory Lucine, Divalinga eburnea
Leucacanthus Spiny Oyster, Spondylus leucacanthus
Mangrove Mussel, Mytella guyanensis
Many-ribbed Ark, Larkinia multicostata
Many-ridged Venus, Periglypta multicostata
Many-spined CockleDallocardia senticosum
Mexican Chocolate Clam, Megapitaria squalida
Mexican Deep Scallop, Euvola vogdesi
Multi-colored Clam, Leukoma grata
Pacific Lion’s Paw, Nodipecten subnodosus
Pacific Spiny Oyster, Spondylus crassisquama
Pacific Turkey Wing, Arca pacifica
Panama Thorny Cockle, Dallocardia senticosum
Panamic Cardiid, Americardia planicostata
Pearl Oyster, Pinctada mazatlanica
Pen Shell, Pinna rugosa
Pismo Clam, Tivella stultorium
Ponderous Dosinia Clam, Dosinia ponderosa
Pustulose Ark, Anadara tuberculosa
Rainbow Lip Pearl Oyster, Pteria sterna
Ribbed Ark, Arca gradata
Scaled Jewel Box, Charma squamuligera
Silken Scallop, Leopecten sericeus
Similar Cardita, Carditamera affinis
Slender Cockle, Trachycardium procerum
Smooth Venus, Chione fluctifraga
Speckled Scallop, Argopecten ventricosus
Thick Rib Cardita, Cardites crassicostatus
Tumens Venus Clam, Chione tumens
Unwashed Ark, Fugleria illota

Gastropoda (100)

American Carrier, Xenophora conchliophora
Angled Olive, Oliva incfessata
Antillean Miter, Mitra swainsonii
Apple RockThais melones
Articulate Phos, Phos articulatus
Aspera Periwinkle, Echinolittorina aspera
Banded CowryCypraea isabellamexicana
Banded TopTegula ligulata
Belcher’s Miter, Mitra belcheri
Black MurexHexaplex nigritus
Brown Cone, Conus brunneus
Bubble Nutmeg, Trigonostoma bullatum
Burnt Dove, Columbella fuscata
Cabbage MurexHexaplex brassica
Callidinus MurexMuricanthus callidinus
Centiquadrata Helmet, Cassis centiquadrata
Centrifugal MurexPteropurpura centrifuga
Checkered Limpet, Lottia strigatella
Chief RockHexaplex princpes
Digueti Keyhole Limpet, Diodora digueti
Elenae Moon, Natica elenae
Eye-of-JudasThais planospira
Fat Dove, Columbella major
Ferguson’s Giant Cone, Conus fergusoni
Galapagos Cowry Helmet, Cypraecassis tenuis
Gates’ Goblet, Solenosteira gatesi
Gauntlet Vase, Vasum crestus
Giant Conch, Strombus galeatus
Giant Spindle Conch, Fusinus depetetthouarsi
Gladiator Cone, Conus gladiator
Grinning Tun, Malea ringens
Humped Morum Harp, Morum tuberculosum
Imbricate Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibuium scutellatum
Jenner’s Cowry, Jenneria pustulata
Kellet’s Whelk, Kelletia kelleti
Lessonii Slipper Limpet, Crepidula lessonii
Lettered Olive, Oliva sayana
Lewis’ Moon, Euspira lewisii
Little Arabian Cowry, Cypraea arabicula
Little Deer Cowry Cypraea cervinetta
Long-spine MurexMurex elenensis
Maria’s Tower, Turritella mariana
Maura False Limpet, Siphonaria maura
Mitella Limpet, Lottia mitella
Modest Periwinkle, Euchinolittorina modesta
Monticulus Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibulum monticulus
Narrow-mouthed Helmet, Cypraecassis coarctata
Nepheloide Top, Cillistoma nepheloide
Noble Giant Turrid, Polystira nobilis
Nut Cone, Conus nux
Obscure Keyhole Limpet, Fissurella obscura
Olive TurbanAstraea olivacea
Orange-lipped Dove, Columbella haemastoma
Ornate Nerite, Nerita scabricosta
Panama Harp, Harpa crenata
Panamanian Hoof, Hipponix antiquatus
Panamic Fig, Ficus ventricosa
Panamic Horse Conch, Pleuroploca princeps
Peruvian Conch, Strombus peruvianus
Picta Turrid, Polystira picta
Pink-throated MurexHexaplex erythrosquamous
Pointed Slipper Limpet, Crepidula excavata
Polpast Olive, Oliva polpasta
Prince Cone, Conus princeps
Prince Crown Conch, Melogena patula
Purple Cone, Conus purpurascens
Purple Tuberculate, Neorapana tuberculate
Pyramid Aspela, Aspela pyramidal
Radish MurexHexaplex radax
Recluz’s MoonPolinices recluzianus
Recurved Cone, Conus recurvus
Red Abalone, Haliotis rufescens
Regular Cone, Conus regularis
Ridged Slipper Limpet, Crepidula striolata
Robert’s Cowry, Cypraea robertsi
Royal MurexHexaplex regius
Sad Miter, Mitra tristis
Sanguine Cantharus, Cantharus sanguinolentus
Scaled False Triton, Phyllocoma scalariformis
Screw, Vermicularia pellucida eburnea
Sculptured Keyhole Limpet, Diodora inaequalis
Slight Baby Ear, Sinum debile
Solander’s Trivia, Trivia solandri
Speciosa Rock, Thais speciosa
Speckled Cerith, Cerithium maculosum
Spindle Trivia, Trivia fusca
Spiny Cup-and-Saucer, Crucibulum spinosum
Spiny Slipper Limpet, Bostrycapulus aculeatus
Spotted Tun, Tonna dolium
Tessellated Cone, Tesselliconus tessulatus edaphus
Tiger Turret, Turritella mariana
Triangular Rock, Thais triangularis
Two-row Rock, Thais biserialis
Unguis TurbanAstraea unguis
Walker’s Turrid, Knefastia walkeri
Wavy TurbanMegastrea undosa
Waxy Latirus, Leucozonia cerata
White-spotted Cowry, CCypraea albuginosa
Wide-mouth Purpura, Plicopurpura pansa
Wide-mouthed Coral, Quoyula madreporarum