A glossary is also included for technical terms not defined in the text. Although this field guide is for seashells found along the Texas coast, it will also be useful in other regions of the Gulf of Mexico and western Atlantic Ocean. . Walking along the beach and picking up seashells is a favorite pastime enjoyed by millions of people every year.
Texas Seashells: A Field Guide Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies Series, Sponsored by the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi #ad - With more than 600 detailed and data-rich color photographs, Texas Seashells is sure to make shell identification fun, each species with at least two views, quick, and easy.
Shells of Texas: A Beachcomber's Guide to the Gulf Coast Common and Notable SpeciesQuick Reference Publishing, Inc. QRP169 #ad - This pocket-sized, laminated, 12-panel, waterproof guide is great for outdoor coastal experiences. ". Other aquatic coastal animals are also included, plus important information about the wrack line and the coastal drift treasures hidden there. Field identification assistance and educational tips are also presented.
Common and scientific names, shell ranges, maximum sizes, and other features are described in this guide. This conveniently sized guide features photographs grouped by color of some of Texas’ common, uncommon and highly sought shelled animals. This colorful, educational guide is an excellent resource for identifying the shells, common sea beans and other coastal drift found in beach, bay and related coastal habitats.
Shells of Texas: A Beachcomber's Guide to the Gulf Coast Common and Notable Species #ad - Great for all ages and is perfect for anyone who enjoys the coastal areas whether briefly visiting the beach to nature enthusiasts and beachcombers.
Encyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution, and History Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies Series, ... Studies, Texas A&M University-Corpus ChristiTexas A&M University Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. An essential reference book for every collector and researcher of American seashells, Encyclopedia of Texas Seashells is a complete sourcebook and up-to-date identification guide, covering an unprecedented nine hundred species of seashells and mollusks that reside in the marine habitats of the Gulf of Mexico.
Special features:illustrated guide to the general features of mollusksfamily overviewsdescriptions of deep-water, and a wealth of entries on the history of use and study, shell characteristics, and bank speciesInformation boxes on notable speciesAssemblage photos of dominant species in primary Texas habitatsChecklist and glossaryThis reference contains 987 detailed and data-rich color images for even the tiniest shells, biology, coral reef, tropical, a valuable primer on shell collecting as a hobby, distribution, habitats and ecology, and identification.
Encyclopedia of Texas Seashells: Identification, Ecology, Distribution, and History Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies Series, ... Studies, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi #ad - Covering species that range from florida to South America, the Encyclopedia of Texas Seashells will also be a valuable resource for anyone interested in seashells of the Western Atlantic.
Trees of Texas Field Guide Tree Identification GuidesAdventure Publications #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Trees are fascinating and wonderful, and this is the perfect introduction to them. Learn about 180 texas trees, organized in the book by leaf type and attachment. Trees are all around, you can make tree identification simple, but how much do you know about them? With this famous field guide by award-winning author and naturalist Stan Tekiela, informative and productive.
Fact-filled information contains the particulars you want to know, while full-page photos provide the visual detail needed for accurate identification.
Texas Seashore Life: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Coastal Plants & Animals A Pocket Naturalist GuideWaterford Press #ad - Made in the USA. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over 140 familiar and unique species of seashore birds, seashells, mammals, crabs and their kin, nearshore fishes and plants. It also includes a map featuring prominent wildlife-viewing areas. Stretching for 367 miles from sea rim state park to Boca Chica State Park, the Texas coastline encompasses a variety of diverse habitats that are home to thousands of species of plants and animals.
. Laminated for durability, this lightweight, pocket-sized folding guide is an excellent source of portable information and ideal for field use by visitors and residents alike. Used book in Good Condition.