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The Land and Freshwater Shells of the British Isles: With Illustrations of ...
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animal apex appearance base beaks belonging beneath body whorl Britain British broad brown bulbs close-set closely cloth colour compressed considerably contained convex covered Crown 8vo curved dark deep depressed distinct diverging edges Edition eggs ending epidermis eyes Fcap folds foot frequently front genus glossy gradually grey horn-colour Illustrated Inhabits Jeffreys keeled larger leaves less line of growth lingual living lower mantle margin marked moderately molluscs mouth narrow Natural nearly numerous oblique oblong obtuse occurs outer lip oval pair pale penultimate whorl periphery placed plants Plates pointed produced reflected resembling rivers rounded rows shell Sherriff Tye short side slender slightly smaller solid sometimes species specimens spiral spire stones strię striate strong surface suture swollen tail teeth tentacles thick thin tinged tips transparent tubercles umbilicus upper usually variety woods yellowish
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