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07-28-2014, 03:33 PM,
Kindly identify this shell

07-29-2014, 09:52 AM,
RE: Identification
This appears to be a Lioconcha, in the family Veneridae.  There are several species with rather similar markings, which are also extremely variable within each species, so species ID can be difficult.  I think this may be L. castrensis, in spite of the rather sparse markings, because most of the other species are a bit more elongate than this shell, and most of them do not usually reach the size of this shell.
07-29-2014, 12:48 PM,
RE: Identification
Thanks for the clarification

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