Date: September 15, 1971
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; pink internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum