Obovaria jacksoniana, Specimen #1504

Description:

One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; bluish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.

Creator(s): Askew, H. G.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Smith County
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 23
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
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Place
United States - Texas - Smith County
Description:

One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; bluish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.

Degree:
Department: Biological Sciences
Physical Description:

1 mussel specimen (2 valves) : dark brown and bluish-white ; 0 - 60 mm.

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Keyword(s): shells | southern hickorynut | Neches River
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection:
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Catalog Number: 00001504
  • OTHER: Alternate Catalog Number: UT 4498-1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc34089
Resource Type: Specimen
Format: Image