Molluscan Ecology Program

Rapa whelk research

Introduction to the Veined rapa whelk. Veined rapa whelks are large, predatory marine snails. These snails are commonly referred to as veined rapa whelks because of their distinctive... MORE-> Veined rapa whelk reporting and bounty system (e.g., What do I do if I find one?). Rapa whelk bounty program to end 9/15/09 .MORE ->

Rapana Update:
an informal newsletter

Research Projects


Rapa whelk bounty program to end September 15, 2009.

Rapa Whelk Instructional Booklets
available 15 October 2002

Veined rapa whelk (Rapana venosa) research in North America:
Summary of research activity through February 2002
PDF file prepared for presentation at the ICES
Invasive Species Workgroup meeting, Gotteburg, Sweden, March 2002.

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