Banded Carpet Shell (Venerupis rhomboides)

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Banded Carpet Shell

A much more elongated shell than the pullet or golden carpet shells, one end fairly pointed. Outer surface glossy, white to yellow or brown, sometimes with radiating bands, but no radiating ribs. Up to 2¼ inches wide.