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Rhabdus rectius  (Western Straight Tuskshell)

Photo of Rhabdus rectius by <a href="www.ronshimek.com">Ronald Shimek</a>
© Ronald Shimek (Photo ID #39425)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Imperial Eagle Channel, North of Sandford Island, Barkley Sound, Vancouver Island, BC. Photographer Ronald Shimek
Habitat Subtidal Silty Sand
Photo Date December 16, 1978 Upload Date May 21, 2013
Elevation (m) -80
UTM Zone # Latitude 48.8777777777778
UTM Easting Longitude -125.185833333333
UTM Northing Photo ID # 39425
Notes Two individuals collected from Imperial Eagle Channel, showing the growth of new shell as a "pipe" seen after the decollation necessary for growth.


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