Newly revised ‘Seashells of North Carolina’ field guide now available

For immediate release ‐ June 05, 2024

Contact: Jon Pishney, 919.244.7913. Images available upon request

What’s included:

  • Detailed descriptions of 275 species with accompanying black-and-white and color photos
  • Step-by-step instructions for shell identification
  • Approachable introductions to the biology and geographical range of animals that call shells home
  • Index of scientific and common names with updated scientific nomenclature

Available in person and online through the Museum Store.

Developed by NC Sea Grant in partnership with the NC Museum of Natural Sciences and the NC Shell Club. Edited by NC Sea Grant Communications Director Katie Mosher.

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