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Petricolaria pholadiformis (Lamarck, 1818) (American Piddock)

Petricolaria pholadiformis (Lamarck, 1818) (American Piddock), Right valve (outline very eroded) - outer surface - black background

2. Right valve (outline very eroded) - outer surface - black background


Image Reference P73527
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Malcolm Storey Canon EOS400D digital SLR with Tamron SP AF Di 90mm Macro 1:1 lens.
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Record info

Date: 25 April 2008
OS grid ref: SZ08
Lat/Lon: 50° 40' N, 1° 60' W
Location: Vice County: Dorset, VC9, England
Voucher: 25/04/2008[K]
Stage or state: Dead shell
Record Summary: single, rather eroded, dead shell, washed up on beach after storm
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