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Pholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758 (Common Piddock)

Pholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758 (Common Piddock), Shells - glued back to orientation in life - dorsal view

6. Shells - glued back to orientation in life - dorsal view


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Record info

Date: 9 July 1967
OS grid ref: TQ30
Lat/Lon: 50° 50' N, 0° 10' W
Location: Vice County: East Sussex, VC14, England
Voucher: 09/07/1967[P]
Stage or state: Dead shell
Record Summary: dead shells c. 7cm deep in tunnels in chalk on foreshore
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