MOLLUSCA : VENEROIDA : VeneridaeSNAILS, SLUGS, ETC.

Chamelea striatula (Da Costa, 1778)


Chamelea striatula

Similar Species: Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) has been shown to be a distinct species, occurring in the Mediterranean Sea and coast of southern Portugal (Backeljau et al., 1994)

Distribution Map from BioMar data for Ireland - Google Earth map:  download this placemark (not got Google Earth installed?)

Distribution Map from NBN: Grid map (fast) : Interactive map (slow, requires login to view records) : National Biodiversity Network mapping facility, data for UK.



 Picton, B.E. & Morrow, C.C., 2010. [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland
http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/species.asp?item=W21890

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