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Squid eggs

Observed: 14th May 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebratesranon.2011’s reputation in Invertebrates
squid eggs
Description:

I saw this on the beach at Bournemouth when the tide was out further than usual. It was approximately seven inches wide by about five inches high.

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ranon.2011's picture

Squid eggs?

are there squid off the beach of Bournemouth; are they really squid eggs?

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Yes, and yes! You would be

Yes, and yes! You would be astonished at what lurks off the beaches all around the country. Not necessarily within a stone's throw, but the swell will bring things in from deeper water.

M.

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ranon.2011's picture

squid eggs

Well, thanks for that and yes, I am astonished