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Common Periwinkle

Littorina littorea




1 species ID suggestions

Ioannis
Ioannis 5 years ago
Common periwinkle
Littorina littorea Common periwinkle

3 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 5 years ago

Thank you very much Mollie, and Loannis for the ID! I loved the text as well, Loannis! Mollie, I sink Loannis is correct and I will be shore to add the correct ID. ;-)

Ioannis
Ioannis 5 years ago

Probably Common periwinkle, Littorina littorea:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Littorina_l...
but look also at rough periwinkle, Littorina saxatilis:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Littorina_s...
And the text here:
http://www.geog.mcgill.ca/climatechange/...

Mollie2
Mollie2 5 years ago

Maby it's sea snail. Not shore what kind

Maine, USA

Lat: 43.82, Long: -70.08

Spotted on Aug 7, 2013
Submitted on Aug 27, 2013

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