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Bivalve in sand. Hundreds could be seen burrowing down following receding surf.

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Bivalves - Photo (c) NPI, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
muir's ID: Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)
Posted by muir over 3 years ago (Flag)
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Judging by your description, what you saw was almost certainly a Donax species.

Posted by invertzoo 12 months ago (Flag)
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Wedge-shells - Photo (c) Tig, all rights reserved
invertzoo's ID: Wedge-shells (Genus Donax)
Posted by invertzoo 12 months ago (Flag)
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Bivalves - Photo (c) NPI, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
muir's ID: Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)
Bivalves - Photo (c) NPI, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Bivalves (Class Bivalvia)
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Wedge-shells - Photo (c) Tig, all rights reserved
invertzoo's ID: Wedge-shells (Genus Donax)
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