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Cowrie

European Cowrie

The European Cowrie (Trivia monacha) is a species of gastropod.

This small species can reach 1cm in length, but is usually smaller. There are about twenty ribs on the shell. This species inhabits the lower shore and shawllow water around the British coast. The shell is cream-white, and often has darker markings on the top.

There is distinct ridging.

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