Toxolasma texasense, Specimen #1199

Description:

One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be subfossil when collected.

Creator(s): Unknown
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 left valve only. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be subfossil when collected.

Degree:
Department: Biological Sciences
Physical Description:

1 mussel specimen (1 valve) : white ; 0 - 60 mm.

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Keyword(s): shells | Texas lilliput
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Collection:
Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Catalog Number: 00001199
  • OTHER: Alternate Catalog Number: 5070-2
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc35447
Resource Type: Specimen
Format: Image