Potamilus ohiensis, Specimen #701

Description:

One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; salmon internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.

Creator(s): Pettit, J.
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection(s):
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
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Description:

One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; salmon internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.

Degree:
Department: Biological Sciences
Physical Description:

1 mussel specimen (1 valve) : brown and salmon ; 100 - 120 mm.

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Keyword(s): shells | pink papershell
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection:
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Catalog Number: 00000701
  • OTHER: Alternate Catalog Number: 563-09
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc34862
Resource Type: Specimen
Format: Image