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UK Seashells - Links

This site includes a list of books about British seashells

There are many excellent web sites of interest to conchologists, but here are some particularly useful ones:

Oliver, P. G., Holmes, A. M., Killeen, I. J. & Turner, J. A. 2009 Marine Bivalve Shells of the British Isles (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales. Available online at http://naturalhistory.museumwales.ac.uk/britishbivalves.

Conchological Society of Great Britain and Ireland Encyclopedia of British Molluscs - partially completed


Conchological Society of Britain and Ireland

Searchable Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM)

Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam

Hardy's internet guide to marine gastropods

European seashells and diving

Mediterranean seashells and others

Wolfgang Fischer

A Collection of Eocene and Oligocene Fossils

Encyclopedia of Marine life of Britain & Ireland

Arctic Ocean diversity

WORMS (World Register of Marine Species)

Others which may be of interest include:

Man and mollusc

Sclerochronological records in the shell of Arctica islandica: an analysis of past environmental conditions a feasibility study

Worldwide mollusc species database