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Your search for { molluscs, cuttlefish, shells } returned 28 result(s)

Common name

Scientific name

Habitat

Cockle


Cerastoderma edule

Mudflats, Sandy beaches, Strandline, Lower shore,

Common limpet


Patella vulgata

Rocky shore, Upper shore, Lower shore, Seabed, Rockpools

Common octopus


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Octopus vulgaris

Subtidal, Seabed,

Common squid


Loligo vulgaris

Subtidal, Open ocean

Common whelk


Buccinum undatum

Subtidal, Seabed, Strandline

Common whelk egg cases


Buccinum undatum

Seabed, Strandline

Cuttlefish


Sepia officinalis

Cuttlefish bone


Sepia officinalis

Strandline

Dog whelk


Nucella lapillus

Rocky shores, Rockpools

Edible periwinkle


Littorina littorea

Rocky shore, Middle shore, Lower shore, Rockpools

Edible winkle


Littorina littorea

Rocky shore, Estuaries, Rockpools

European cowrie


Trivia monacha

Rocky shore, Subtidal, Seabed, Lower shore, Mid shore

Fan shell


Atrina fragilis

Subtidal, Seabed

Great scallop


Pecten maximus

Seabed

Grey topshell


Gibbula cinerarea

Rocky shore, Middle shore, Lower shore, Subtidal, Seabed

Keyhole limpet


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Diodora graeca

King scallop


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Pecten maximus

Lesser octopus


Eledone cirrhosa

Rocky shore, Lower shore, Subtidal, Seabed, Rockpools

Little cuttle


Sepiola atlantica

Subtidal, Seabed,

Mussel


Mytilus edulis

Rocky shore, Strandline

Native oyster


Ostrea edulis

Seabed

Pacific oyster


Crassostrea gigas

Seabed

Painted topshell


Calliostoma zizyphinum

Rocky shore, Lower shore

Razor shell


Ensis ensis

Strandline, Sand

Sea grapes


Strandline

Sea slug


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Slipper limpet


Crepidula fornicata

Subtidal, Strandline

Striped sea snail


Liparis liparis

Subtidal,Lower shore

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