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Cockle (Acanthocardia)

Observed: 14th June 2013 By: gcfrenchgcfrench’s reputation in Invertebrates
Acanthocardia aculeata
Description:

Found in rock pool. Not sure if it is Spiny Cockle (Acanthocardia aculeata) or Prickly Cockle (Acanthocardia echinata)

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ID as....

....spiny cockle and I will agree, also known as red nose. Conspicuous teeth in furrows.