Knobbed Whelks, Meridian


These shells were photographed near the entrance to the Sapelo Island Visitor Center. The Knobbed Whelk (Busycon carica) is the state seashell of Georgia and is often the largest shell found on our beaches.

http://georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu/wildlife/knobbedwhelk.htm

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