Seashell Types for Land Hermit Crabs

Nerite Shells

Babylonia shells

Aerolata babylon shell
(Babylonia aerolata)

Japanese Babylon Shell
(Babylonia japonica)

 

 

Spiral Babylon Shell (Babylonia spirata)

Grey Bonnet (Phalium glaucum)

 Japanese Bonnet Shell  
( Semicassis japonica)

Fox shell

 

Murex  

Spiny Murex

 

Australian Pheasant

Thais shells

Turban Shells

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Footnotes:1. SCUDDER, S.J. AND QUITMYER, I.R(1998) Caribbean Journal of Science, Vol. 34, No. 1-2, 41-49, 1998 Copyright 1998 College of Arts and Sciences University of Puerto Rico, Mayag.ez Evaluation of Evidence for Pre-Columbian Human Occupation at Great Cave, Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands SYLVIA J. SCUDDER AND IRVY R. QUITMYER Department of Anthropology, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611

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