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Dog Whelk Eggs

Observed: 17th April 2012 By: beachcombercoconut
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Dog Whelk & Eggs
Description:

Found when rockpooling as part of a Wildlife Trust shoresearch survey. The abundant white tiny capsules are the eggs of the dog whelk

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Dog Whelk Eggs (Nucella lapillus (eggs))
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Forgot to mention that there

Forgot to mention that there are also barnacles in this picture beside and under the dog whelks and eggs

Lucy