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Atlantic jackknife clam - Ensis leei  Sen in tombolo sandbar to St Nnian's Island (Shetland's, Scotland) Atlantic jackknife clam,Ensis leei,Geotagged,Spring,United Kingdom Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Atlantic jackknife clam - Ensis leei

Sen in tombolo sandbar to St Nnian's Island (Shetland's, Scotland)

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The Atlantic jackknife clam, ''Ensis leei'', also known as the bamboo clam, American jackknife clam or razor clam, is a large edible marine bivalve mollusc found on the North American Atlantic coast, from Canada to South Carolina. The species has also been introduced to Europe. The name "razor clam" is also used to refer to different species such as the Pacific razor clam '' or Razor shell ''.

Jacknife clams live in sand and mud and are found in intertidal or subtidal zones in bays and.. more

Similar species: Adapedonta
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Nov 24, 2021. Captured Jun 15, 2013 18:28 in XMC7+3C Bigton, Shetland, UK.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/4.5
  • 10/2500s
  • ISO80
  • 5.7mm