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Batillaria attramentaria (Japanese false cerith, Mudflat Snail)

These are the first snails that Andrea found. Andrea is a big fan of snails.
I believe this is a Mudflat Snail - Batillaria Attramentaria. It's an introduced species from Japan.

Camera: Nikon F100
Date: Sunday, April 15th, 2001
Film: Fuji Velvia 50 (slide)
Focal Length: 105mm
Lens: 105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor
Photographer: John Harvey
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia
Scientific Name: species related to Batillaria attramentaria (Japanese false cerith, Mudflat Snail)
Tag: snail
Larger image: 1500 x 1000

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