This category is for any website which deals specifically with the fossil record of gastropods. Gastropods are molluscs distinguished by the twisting of the viscera and include limpets, winkles, whelks and the terrestrial snails and slugs.
Greta Polites provides images and information on her collection of fossil Muricidae from around the world, searchable by subfamily/genus or by country/geology.
Information on how gastropods become fossilized and photographs of a number of fossil specimens from the London clay of the Isle of Sheppey, Kent, UK.
Provides photographs of typical Gault gastropod species found in the lower cretaceous Albian in Kent, UK.
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