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Sea cradle

Observed: 6th April 2013 By: dejayM
Biological Recording In ScotlandHighland Biological Recording GroupOrkney Biodiversity Records Centre
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Sea Cradle
15mm
Underside
Description:

Submarine. Small (15mm) and elongated - limpet-like.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

ChrisMcA's picture

Great photo, & shows

Great photo, & shows granulations on the shell about the same size as those on the girdle.(& not a very low tide)

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Leptochiton scabridus

You have to give it to the Dictionary - Leptochiton scabridus
Has anyone seen this is Scotland - NO!
And why are there no Other Obs of Lepidochitona cinerea like in most of the other obs ?http://www.ispotnature.org/search/node/Leptochiton%20scabridus?
Silly iSpot doesn't understand anything sometimes