** Interview Of AntÃƒÆ’Ã‚Â³nio Monteiro - Published : May 17, 2010
Dear David, first of all let me state that I am very pleased and honoured to be interviewed for your wonderful website, certainly one of the most beautiful and interesting of all sites dedicated to shell collectors! I have collected shells for as long as I can remember ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ and that of course encompasses most of the almost 59 years I have lived so far. As a child I used to search for shells whenever I went to the beach with my mother ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ my father having unfortunately passed away very young ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ and the tide was low
** Interview of Pr Alan Kohn, Professor Emeritus, Zoology - Published : Nov 26, 2009
Professor Emeritus, Zoology Adjunct Professor, Quaternary Research Center Adjunct Curator, Burke Museum Co-Author of "Manual Of The Living Conidae" Principal Investigator Of "The Conus Biodiversity Website" First of all, I extracted from the Washington University (Biology Department) website this text from Alan, as it is very helpful for the ones that might not know him : "The general aim of my research is to increase understanding of the evolutionary processes that have led to high biotic diversity in tropical marine environments. Its more specific goal is to elucidate important evolutionary trends in diversity, morphology, distribution, and ecology of one of the largest families of marine molluscs, the Conidae, from its early Cenozoic origin through the Tertiary and Quaternary periods.
** Interview of Mr Giancarlo Paganelli - Published : Jun 24, 2008
Interview of Mr Giancarlo Paganelli, 2008 Author of one of the best online shells related database : http://www.coneshell.net/ Hello Giancarlo, It is my honor to interview the author of coneshell.net, which is a wonderful cone shell database, in its' 10th anniversary on the web, congratulations! My seashell-collector site was launched one year later. Many thanks. However the honour is mine to be interviewed by an experienced self cone shells (not only) collector and author of the most impressive portal of seashells on the net.