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Main Title Encyclopedia of Texas seashells : identification, ecology, distribution, and history /
Publisher Texas A & M University Press,
Place Published College Station
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 430344470
Subject Added Ent Shells--Texas--Gulf Region--Encyclopedias.; Mollusks--Ecology--Texas--Gulf Region--Encyclopedias.; Coquillages--Texas (âEtats-Unis)--Identification.; Mollusques--âEcologie--Texas (âEtats-Unis).
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
ESBM QL415.T4E53 2010 NHEERL/WED Library/Corvallis,OR 12/16/2013
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xi, 512 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-478) and index.
Contents Notes Shells in Texas coastal history / Kim Withers -- Chronology of marine malacology in Texas -- Molluscan ecology and habitats / David W. Hicks -- Collecting seashells -- General features of mollusks -- Texas seashells. Class Aplacophora ; Class Polyplacophora (chitons) ; Class Gastropoda (snails) ; Class Cephalopoda (squid, octopus) ; Class Bivalvia (bivalves) ; Class Scaphopoda (tusk shells) -- Appendix: outline of classification and checklist of Texas seashells -- Glossary. A guide to seashells found in Texas that discusses the historical uses of mollusks and seashells, the history of conchology and malacology in the state, habitats, and other related topics, and provides information for identifying nine hundred species.
Author Added Ent
Tunnell, John Wesley.;
Hicks, D. W.;
Withers, Kim.
Title Ser Add Ent Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies series.
PUB Date Free Form c2010
Series Title Untraced Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies series
BIB Level m
LCCN 2009031135
ISBN 9781603441414 (cloth : alk. paper); 1603441417 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC Time Stamp 20131210160943
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02688cam 22004934a 45020