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  • Scientific Names
    • Nucella lamellosa
  • English
    • Wrinkled Purple
    • Frilled Dogwinkle

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Recent observations

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What

Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

Observer

sarka

Date

June 21, 2016

Description

Not sure at all...

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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kschnei

Date

July 25, 2016

Description

This attractive 2-cm, peach-colored gastropod (?) shell was found on a sandy beach.

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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laurus_nobilis

Date

August 28, 2015

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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galianokayaks

Date

April 26, 2016 02:09 PM PDT

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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datnatureguy

Date

the past

Description

Found many of these in CA, especially in Half Moon Bay near rock/tide pools.

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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dpom

Date

July 7, 2016 06:52 AM PDT

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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leslie_flint

Date

July 5, 2016

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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mckittre

Date

June 23, 2016 11:41 AM AKDT

Description

Larger snail on the right, with eggs.

Smaller snail on the left is Nucella canaliculata.

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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mckittre

Date

June 20, 2016 09:46 AM AKDT

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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salmonskyview

Date

June 20, 2016

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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bcassman

Date

June 8, 2016 08:21 AM PDT

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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kimerly

Date

June 9, 2016 10:43 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Nucella lamellosa is a species of sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Muricidae, the murex snails or rock snails.

No range data available.
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