Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1655

Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1655

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; moderately thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1667

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1667

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; orange external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1668

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1668

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; orange external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1669

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1669

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; orange external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1654

Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1654

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; moderately thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1671

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1671

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; orange external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1670

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1670

Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; orange external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Contributing Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum
Madstones and Twisters

Madstones and Twisters

Date: 1958
Creator: Boatright, Mody Coggin
Description: This volume of the Publications of the Texas Folklore Society includes information about weather, plant and animal lore in Texas and Mexico. It also discusses folk remedies, folktales about tornadoes, information about prairie dogs, and ghost stories.
Contributing Partner: UNT Press