Recording Marine Life

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Records of Aequipecten opercularis

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
R 2000-05-11
Knox Reef; Farne Islands
No information entered Owain Gabb
1 2005-04-09 Batten Bay
Batten Bay, Plymouth Sound
No further information Seashore Safari
Young spat on settlement plates
common loads 2005-09-17
Start bay. Tinsley reef. Shingly bottom vis < 1m.
Up to 7cm long: on seabed and attached to shells Sonia Rowley
9 2006-11-29
Live washed up on the beach Steve Trewhella
common 2008-01-08 Chesil Cove
Chesil beach dorset
on fish box Steve Trewhella
1 2008-06-22
Yealm Estuary
washed up on seaward beach, open, snapped shut when picked up and returned to sea Jon Parr
200+ 01/04/2012 Deer sound, Orkney
sandy bay , eel grass, kelp forest, maerl bed
penny martin