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    • Nucella lamellosa
  • English
    • Wrinkled Purple
    • Frilled Dogwinkle

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salmonskyview

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June 20, 2016

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bcassman

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June 8, 2016 08:21 AM PDT

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June 9, 2016 10:43 AM PDT

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June 8, 2016 09:22 AM MDT

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June 6, 2016 05:27 AM MST

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June 6, 2016 06:42 AM MST

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kestrel

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June 5, 2016 07:27 AM MST

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joetyburczy

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May 30, 2016 02:48 PM PDT

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joetyburczy

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May 30, 2016 02:47 PM PDT

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Wrinkled Purple Nucella lamellosa

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wendy5

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May 22, 2016

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The first photo shows Nucella lamellosa (Wrinkled Dogwinkle) egg capsules, and the second photos shows the other side of the same boulder with the largest congregation I've ever seen of these snails! They definitely like to cluster together.

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kestrel

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May 20, 2016 06:59 AM MST

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wendy5

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May 7, 2016

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Here are a few Nucella lamellosa (Wrinkled Dogwinkle) w/hundreds of egg capsules glowing in the sunshine.

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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.

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