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Sea Biscuit, Inflated

Scientific name: Clypeaster rosaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common name: Sea Biscuit

Species Codes for Trip Ticket Reporting:
Marine Life Code: 946 - Sea Biscuit, inflated

License and Endorsements Required for Commercial Harvest:
SPL - Saltwater Products License

* These are unofficial designations, please see Florida Administrative Code Chapter 68B for specifics,

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FWC Facts:
Bay scallops are bivalve molluscs occurring from New England through Texas. In Fla., they can be harvested in Gulf state waters from Hernando Co. to Mexico Beach Canal in Bay Co.

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