Rob W's picture

Tiny hedge ditch bivalve

Observed: 25th August 2011 By: Rob W
Psidium?
Description:

A 1.3mm bivalve found among moss in the bottom of a damp, muddy ditch running alongside a hedgerow. I would welcome an identification please.

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John Bratton's picture

If it is only 1.3 mm, it is

If it is only 1.3 mm, it is probably a young one. P. personatum is most likely from your habitat description, but it is not really identifiable beyond genus.

Rob W's picture

Many thanks, John. I shall

Many thanks, John. I shall keep an eye out for larger specimens. Kind regards, Rob