Hinia reticulata Portland Harbour example

Submitted by Graham D Saunders on Mon, 25/07/2011 10:56
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Alan Fell
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This specimen is from silty sand in low water shallows of Portland Harbour, size about 26mm. The species is primarily a scavenger. Full range is uncertain but includes most of Europe and the Mediterranean. Some populations are variable in shape and colour.