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July 9, 2014

Uncommon Smooth Crassatella (Giant Cockle) found at Brighton, SA

On 3rd July 2014, Society member David Muirhead found a single half of a ‘Giant Cockle’ valve (105mm max diameter) in a sand dune cutaway at Brighton beach, South Australia. David took a series of photographs of the specimen, including the following images: – The half valve with brown adductor scars   According to David, the ‘Giant Cockle’, Eucrassatella donacina,... Read more

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