Antalis vulgaris (da Costa, 1778), (a tusk shell)


23 Apr 2008 at OSGR: SZ07 in Dorset, England

Record Summary3 dead shells washed up on the beach after storms
Found asDead shell
Date23 April 2008
OS grid refOSGR: SZ07
Lat/Lon50° 40' N, 1° 60' W
Vice CountyDorset, VC no: 9
CountryEngland
Voucher23 Apr 2008[K]
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Notes: 3 dead shells, 2 found together, other nearby.

Shells: dull, thick, 2 shells showing longitudinal striations at the narrow end, the other presumably too eroded.

Lengths: 26.9, 29.3, 31.2mm

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