Truncilla macrodon, Specimen #1439

Description:

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

Creator(s): Walker, J. B.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Wharton County
Creation Date: August 9, 1891
Partner(s):
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 18
Past 30 days: 9
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Collector):
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 9, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Wharton County
Description:

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

Degree:
Department: Biological Sciences
Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): shells | Texas fawnsfoot | Colorado River
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection:
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Catalog Number: 00001439
  • OTHER: Alternate Catalog Number: Singley 681-1
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc34133
Resource Type: Specimen
Format: Image