Alice Wells is a malacologist and was editor of Mollusca: The Southern Syntheses.
Relevant to the biota of the Gulf of Mexico, Ms. Wells has published the following:
Beesley, P. L., G. J. B. Ross, and A. Wells, eds. 1998. Mollusca: The Southern Synthesis. Fauna of Australia. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. 5B: i–viii + 565–1234.
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