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Wildlife > Mollusca > Bivalvia
Western Strawberry Cockle
Ctenocardia biangulata
Cardiidae
Pacific Jewelbox
Pseudochama exogyra (?)
Chamidae
Asian Clam
Corbicula fluminea
Cyrenidae
Bean Clam
Donax gouldii
Donacidae
Little Gaper
Hiatella arctica
Hiatellidae
Rough Pea-pod Borer
Adula falcata
Mytilidae
Ribbed Mussel
Geukensia demissa
Mytilidae
Date Mussel
Lithophaga plumula
Mytilidae
California Mussel
Mytilus californianus
Mytilidae
Bay Mussel
Mytilus galloprovincialis
Mytilidae
Speckled Scallop
Argopecten ventricosa
Pectinidae
Giant Rock Scallop
Crassadoma gigantea
Pectinidae
Wart-necked Piddock
Chaceia ovoidea
Pholadidae
Beaked Piddock
Netastoma rostrata
Pholadidae
Scale-sided Piddock
Parapholas californica
Pholadidae
Flat-tipped Piddock
Penitella penita
Pholadidae
Rough Piddock
Zirfaea pilsbryi
Pholadidae
California Jack-knife Clam
Tagelus californianus
Psammobiidae
California Semele
Cumingia californica
Semelidae
Clipped Semele
Semele decisa
Semelidae
Rock Semele
Semele rupicola
Semelidae
Yellow Clam
Leporimetis obesa
Tellinidae
Bent-nose Clam
Macoma nasuta
Tellinidae
White Sandclam
Macoma secta
Tellinidae
Smooth Chione
Chione fluctifraga
Veneridae
Wavy Chione
Chione undatella
Veneridae
Venus Ford
Globivenus fordi
Veneridae
Pacific Littleneck Clam
Leukoma staminea
Veneridae
Hearty Petricolid
Petricola carditoides
Veneridae
California Butter Clam
Saxidomus nuttalli
Veneridae
Bivalve
unidentified
Veneridae
Japanese Littleneck Clam
Venerupis philippinarum
Veneridae
Wildlife > Mollusca > Cephalopoda
California Two-spot Octopus
Octopus bimaculoides
Octopodidae
Wildlife > Mollusca > Gastropoda
Freshwater Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Freshwater Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Kellet`s Whelk
Kelletia kelletii
Buccinidae
Slipper Limpet
Crepipatella lingulata
Calyptraeidae
Slipper Limpet?
unidentified
Calyptraeidae
Carinate Dove Shell
Alia carinata
Columbellidae
California Cone Snail
Conus californicus
Conidae
Chestnut Cowrie
Neobernaya spadicea
Cypraeidae
Wentletrap
unidentified
Epitoniidae
Checkered Periwinkle
Littorina scutulata
Littorinidae
Angular Unicorn
Acanthinucella spirata
Muricidae
Gem Murex
Maxwellia gemma
Muricidae
Emarginate Dogwinkle
Nucella emarginata
Muricidae
Festive Murex
Pteropurpura festiva
Muricidae
Three-winged Murex
Pteropurpura trialata
Muricidae
Poulson`s Dwarf Triton
Roperia poulsoni
Muricidae
Giant Saltmarsh Snail
Nassarius fossatus ???
Nassariidae
Purple Dwarf Olive
Callianax biplicata
Olividae
California Horn Snail
Cerithidea californica
Potamididae
Intertidal Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Intertidal Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Scaled Worm Snail
Serpulorbis squamigerus
Vermetidae
Banded California Marginella
Volvarina taeniolata
Marginellidae
California Sea Hare
Aplysia californica
Aplysiidae
California Black Sea Hare
Aplysia vaccaria
Aplysiidae
San Diego Dorid
Diaulula sandiegensis
Discodorididae
Hopkin`s Rose
Okenia rosacea
Goniodorididae
White Bubble Snail
Haminoea vesicula
Haminoeidae
Sap-sucking Slug
Aplysiopsis enteromorphae
Hermaeidae
Cockerell`s Nudibranch
Limacia cockerelli
Polyceridae
Lion`s Mane Nudibranch
Melibe leonina
Tethydidae
Garden Snail
Helix aspersa
Helicidae
White Garden Snail
Theba pisana
Helicidae
Freshwater Snail
Physella virgata
Physidae
Ramshorn Pond Snail
Planorbella tenuis
Planorbidae
Decollate Snail
Rumina decollata
Subulinidae
Terrestrial Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Garden Slug
unidentified
Unidentified
Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Seaweed Limpet
Discurria insessa
Lottidae
Southern Finger Limpet
Lottia ?austrodigitalis
Lottidae
Shield Limpet
Lottia ?pelta
Lottidae
Owl Limpet
Lottia gigantea
Lottidae
File Limpet
Lottia limatula
Lottidae
Rough Limpet
Lottia scabra
Lottidae
Unidentified Limpets
Multiple spp.
Lottidae
Volcano Keyhole Limpet
Fissurella volcano
Fissurellidae
Giant Keyhole Limpet
Megathura crenulata
Fissurellidae
Threaded Abalone
Haliotis ?kamtschatkana
Haliotidae
Red Abalone
Haliotis rufescens
Haliotidae
Banded Turban
?Tegula eiseni
Trochidae
Norris`s Top Snail
Norrisia norrisi
Trochidae
Black Turban
Tegula funebralis
Trochidae
Speckled Turban
Tegula gallina
Trochidae
Wavy Top Turban
Astraea undosa
Turbinidae
Marine Snail
unidentified
Unidentified
Wildlife > Mollusca > Polyplacophora
Chiton
Lepidozona pectinulata
Ischnochitonidae
Conspicuous Chiton
Stenoplax conspicua
Ischnochitonidae
Hartweg`s Chiton
Cyanoplax hartwegii
Lepidochitonidae
Southern Spiny Chiton
Nuttallina fluxa
Lepidochitonidae
Mossy Chiton
Mopalia muscosa
Mopaliidae

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