Recording Marine Life


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Records of Eledone cirrhosa

Number seen/Abundance Date Location Comments Recorded by
1 2004-05-25 Lundy Island
East Bank, east side Lundy Island, Bristol Channel
Sitting on flat sandy scallop beds. Holly Sheldon
2 2009-09-25 Menai Straits
Under Telford's bridge. Night dive.
Hiding in burrows amongst rocks, 10m depth. Mark Thomas
1 2009-11-20 Bangor, North Wales
On a small beach area in Dickies Boat Yard
Caught in a rock pool Liz Ibbetson
1 2009-12-12 Farne Islands
Rocky islands 20 minutes by boat from Seahouses, Northumberland. Small islands 5 minutes north west of the largest Island
Dead and being scavenged by N. puber. Lauren Burghes
1 2010-04-08 Offshore from Blackaterry point
off shore 33m of water
caught on sand eel and returned alive Lloyd Sluman
1 2010-04-08 Offshore from Blackaterry point
off shore 33m of water
caught on sandeel and returned alive Lloyd Sluman
1 27/12/2011 Llannina Point
Eledone cirrhosa found stranded on falling tide of sandy beach north of Newquay. We returned it to the sea and propelled itself away from the shore.
very shallow pool on falling tide in sand. Size about 0.3m in length. NEIL PRESTON
1 27/12/2011 Newquay beach, Ceredigion
Sandy Beach
Washed up on shore alive Sally Tonkin