Posted: Dec 21 2011

Carditamerafloridana1
Carditamerafloridana1
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Carditamerafloridana2
Carditamerafloridana2
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Carditamerafloridana3
Carditamerafloridana3
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Carditamerafloridana4
Carditamerafloridana4
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Carditamerafloridana5
Carditamerafloridana5
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Carditamerafloridana6
Carditamerafloridana6
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C_ floridana 7
C_ floridana 7
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Cardites floridanus 8
Cardites floridanus 8
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 Cardites floridanus Conrad, 1838, Broad-ribbed Cardita   (Previously Carditamera floridana)

Rusty commented on the LTS forum:

They are abundant on gulf side and as fossils on Atlantic side. From my experience on treasure coast they are very localized so far I have only found them on one beach in south Hutchison island as common. The subspecies there tend to be more intense colored and smaller in size than gulf subspecies.