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Ten Ridged Whelk depositing eggs
#000061

Image Title: Ten Ridged Whelk depositing eggs
Genus species: Neptunea lyrata decemcostata
Serial Number: 000061
Caption: Ten Ridged Whelk (New England Neptune), Neptunea lyrata decemcostata. Depositing eggs (yellow) on a rock. The state Mollusk of Massachusetts. A scavenger. Often found in lobster traps Gulf of Maine ZC8GP-187
Key Words: marine, marine life, aquatic, aquatic animal, aquatic animals, underwater, animal, animals, nature, sea shell, shell, invertebrate, vertebrates, mollusk, mollusks, mollusca, underwater, sea life, sea shells, gastropod, gastropods, gastropoda, snail, snails, horizontal, Gulf of Maine, state mollusk, depositing eggs, reproduction, eggs, egg mass, sex, ZC8GP-187
Destination: Gulf of Maine
Location: Eastport Maine
Category: Underwater - Cold Ocean
Subcategory: Mollusk
Original Format: 35mm slide film