NG0897 : Marks in the sand at Luskentyre

taken 5 years ago, near to Seilebost, Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Marks in the sand at Luskentyre
Marks in the sand at Luskentyre
Caused by the siphons of a bivalve mollusc, the Peppery Furrow Shell [Scrobicularia plana]. Digging down would reveal the animals at the centre of the radiating depressions left by the inhalant and exhalant tubes.
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NG0897, 23 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 30 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 June, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Animal (from Tags)
Furrow Shell 
Place (from Tags)
Traigh Losgaintir  Luskentyre  Isle of Harris 
Primary Subject of Photo
Animal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 0857 9709 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:52.0718N 6:54.9860W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 0857 9709
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Mollusca  Bivalve  Na H-Eileanan an Iar  Beach 

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