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Connemara swimming crabs?

14 October 2013 - 11:15 AM

Does anyone recognise these crabs?

Swimming crabs - I thought marbled - Liocarcinus marmoreus.


Many thanks


Another Criccieth worm

09 October 2013 - 04:12 AM

Saw a number of these out on the sand - quickly disappeared into their holes when flash went off.





Criccieth critters

15 September 2013 - 01:52 AM

Found these on sandy bottom in 4-5m off Criccieth in N. Wales - can anyone help with ID please?


Harbour crab eating a ? worm


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Another type of worm?


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Closed anemones?


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Many thanks folks,





red tendril things

31 July 2013 - 08:42 AM

Wondered what the red tendrils are in front of the gobies.

Aughrus pier, Connemara - 5-6m depth. Sandy bottom.

Thanks again



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? crustacean

31 July 2013 - 08:37 AM

Does anyone recognise this beastie?

Approx. 2cm long crawling along sand, 4-5m depth. Criccieth beach, N. Wales, 2 weeks ago.

Many thanks


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