Learn about other molluscan species found in Florida waters, such as: coquina clams, green mussels, nudibranchs and large marine snails like horse conchs, lightning whelks and tulips.
Have you seen this invader?
Asian green mussels are not native to Florida, but have become a permanent resident in some parts of the state.
Colorful creatures in the beach community.
Other mollusc research publications.
View images of nudibranchs.
Discover the nudibranchs of Florida. These colorful sea slugs lack
shells and carry their gills on the outside of their bodies. Find
out how they are useful in scientific research.
View images of other mollusc species found in Florida.
Discover the shell-less gastropods of Florida.
What’s that? Find out more about these large bivalves that wash up onto local beaches after windy days.
Learn about the larger marine snails found in local seagrass beds, oyster reefs and beach communities.