Shells that Look Alike: About The Tulips

Tulip shells are pretty shells with splotches of reddish-brown, orange or dark maroon pink color.  Both the True tulip and Banded tulip have horizontal lines on the shell surface. About the Tulip Shells This Banded Tulip (Fasciolaria ilium) was found at a construction site near the water.  I assume that over the years as sand…

The Beautiful Florida Fighting Conch

A post, with pictures, about the Florida Fighting Conch seashell.

Jellyfish Found in Florida

There are many ways to enjoy the beach and there are some things at the beach that can ruin your fun too.  One reason we love being near the ocean is that it is ever changing.  From the tides coming and going, to the creatures we see walking the shoreline there is always something new…