Large Necklace Shell (Euspira catena)

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Large Necklace Shell

Pale brownish, glossy shell with one row of reddish-brown markings on lower whorls. Large aperture, smaller hole next to it. Grows up to 1½ inches high. Lays its eggs in curls of jelly mixed with sand - these can often be seen on sandy beaches.

Found at Pembrey Beach, Carmarthenshire