title for learn-about section on whelks & relatives in A SNAIL'S ODYSSEY
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photograph of morphs of whelks Nucella lamellosa from ThumbBay, Knight Island, Alaska, taken by Trevor Kinkaid, Department of Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle
19.  Whidbey Island, Washington  This morph of whelk Nucella lamellosa is from a submerged reef off the west coast of Whidbey Island.  Note the large size of the individuals, a feature not uncommon in individuals from submerged habitats in the study area.

 



 

 

 

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