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#1 DANYGRAIG

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 06:57 AM

Connemara, Ireland - June 2011.

Approx 2-3cm long.

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Edited by DANYGRAIG, 03 October 2012 - 06:58 AM.


#2 Leslie

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Posted 03 October 2012 - 07:18 AM

I'm sure one of our British members will be along shortly to help you out but I just wanted to say what a great image that is!

#3 DANYGRAIG

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Posted 04 October 2012 - 07:27 AM

Thanks Leslie - haven't been able to ID this for past year!
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#4 Nick Hope

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 09:02 AM

I took the liberty of asking for you on the Jellywatch facebook page and got this answer so far:

Looks like a rather beat-up Leuckartiara, Halitholus, or other Pandeid. Unfortunately, the stomach/gonads are missing and those are diagnostic...

http://www.facebook....stream&filter=2

#5 DANYGRAIG

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 10:49 PM

Hi Nick
Thanks for helping with the ID - shame about the gonads!!
Mark