Classification
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  • Japanese
    • 軟体動物門
  • Italian
    • Molluschi
  • Portuguese
    • Moluscos
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 軟體動物門
  • Scientific Names
    • Mollusca
  • English
    • Mollusks
    • Molluscs
    • Seashells, squid, etc.
  • Spanish
    • Moluscos
  • French
    • Mollusques

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Apple Snails Genus Pomacea

Observer

thehaplesshiker

Date

August 16, 2013 02:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

haasmiddlegrades

Date

August 18, 2015

Description

- turquoise color
- rough texture
- spyrole shell
- pointy tip
- wai opae tide pool
- 1 foot deep
- lava rock
- about an inch
- motionless

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gastropods Class Gastropoda

Observer

poospiza

Date

September 1, 2015 12:15 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

What

Gastropods Class Gastropoda

Observer

poospiza

Date

September 1, 2015 12:04 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gastropods Class Gastropoda

Observer

poospiza

Date

September 1, 2015 12:01 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Longfin Inshore Squid Doryteuthis pealeii

Observer

dremsen

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

Continued small mop of embryos collected in dredge by RV Gemma.

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic surf clam Spisula solidissima

Observer

dremsen

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

I'd be interested in input on this. I've heard there is some dispute on whether we have other Spisula here (sayi??) and it seems to me the clams we get here are different from those we get in Menemsha on the Vineyard. Specifically, I never see the really large individuals with the black peristracum in these more local specimens. They tend to be smaller with these very clean shells. Just a thought. See additional photos of the dredge contents. Lots of Spisula shell.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Moon Snail Euspira heros

Observer

dremsen

Date

September 1, 2015

Description

Many small specimens, some empty and some containing Pagurus pollicaris. Bad shot for diagnosis.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black Murex Hexaplex nigritus

Observer

guevara-medina

Date

August 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Gastropods Class Gastropoda

Observer

guevara-medina

Date

August 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Observer

guevara-medina

Date

August 21, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Caracol tonel Malea ringens

Observer

guevara-medina

Date

August 21, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The molluscs or mollusks/ˈmɒləsks/, compose the large phylum of invertebrate animals known as the phylum Mollusca. Around 85,000 extant species of molluscs are recognized. Molluscs are the largest marine phylum, comprising about 23% of all the named marine organisms. Numerous molluscs also live in freshwater and terrestrial habitats. They are highly diverse, not only in size and in anatomical structure, but also in behaviour and in habitat. The phylum is typically divided into 9 or 10...

No range data available.