Entry from British & World English dictionary
A burrowing bivalve mollusc with a long oval shell which (in some kinds) is pinkish with ray-like markings.
- Genus Gari, family Psammobiidae (or Sanguinolariidae)
- Tellinas or sunset shells are tiny shellfish that live in the sands of Camargue.
- The beautiful sandy beach is a great place for shell collecting with colourful Farose sunset shells, wavy hatchet shells and long razor shells locally called ‘spoots’.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.