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Philippi

Description (shell):
Like Thyasira flexuosa , but with rounded anterior and posterior margins (T. sarsi-photo).

Size:
Up to 20 mm.

Animal:
The thickened margin of the mantle is open all round and not prolonged into siphons. The long slender foot is almost cylindrical.

Distribution:
Arctic species, from Nova Zembla to the Oslofjord (Distr. T. sarsi).

Thyasira sarsi