Heteranomia squamula

<em>Heteranomia squamula</em> (Linnaeus, 1758)

Heteranomia squamula

Submitted by dejay on Mon, 18/11/2013 14:23
Photographer / copyright holder
Derek Mayes

Upper and low aspects of the small mollusc (similar to the Saddle Oyster - Anomia ephippium but much smaller). Widely recorded in UK and Irish waters. Sample shown from Scapa Flow (Orkney).