Discover the wonderful sea creatures that inhabit the UK seas and shores
UK seas is a guide to the fauna and flora found around UK coasts. While the majority of species are marine, some species are included that are regularly encountered on land by the coast, so you’ll find descriptions of non-marine species such as reptiles, amphibians, insects and plants as well.
A mini version of the cuttlefish. It grows no more than a few centimetres long, and buries itself in sand.
Can jet away from predators at lightning speed, leaving a squirt of sepia ink behind.
Sandy shallows around UK