About the Little Pear Whelk Seashell

Photos and info about the Pear whelk, or Fig whelk, seashell which I find regularly when out on the boat.

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About the Knobbed Whelk Seashell and Mollusk

Found a beautiful knobbed whelk with a hermit crab inside, but got some photos.

Common Limpet

Originally posted on Pete Hillman's Nature Photography:
Patella vulgata Have you ever wondered what the underside of a limpet looked like? Note the large muscular foot, the relatively small mouth above, and the tentacles either side. The Common Limpet has an ashen-grey or greenish-blue shell, sometimes with a yellow tint, and with radiating ridges.…