Solid shell up to 6cm in length. White or fawn in colour; inside is white. Periostracum dark brown or green. Sculpture of concentric rings and ridges. Pallial sinus deep and is confluent with the pallial line for much of its length.
- Cylindrical shell gaping at both ends
- Right valve with two prominent cardinal teeth; left valve with one
- Solecurtus scopula has radial ribs on the valve surface
Burrows in think mud or muddy sand ? Feeds?
Occasional. From the Norwegian Sea to the Mediterranean
The map provided here shows the distribution of the species based on Conchological Society data.