Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection - 29 Matching Results

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Lampsilis teres, Specimen #357

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be subfossil when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #356

Description: One preserved mussel specimen. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be subfossil when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Potamilus purpuratus, Specimen #651

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be live when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #817

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #977

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #975

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #974

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #979

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #976

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #978

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula apiculata, Specimen #1618

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of pustules. Collected in the Guadalupe basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively recently dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #813

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; 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.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #816

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #815

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #49

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single 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 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be very-long dead when collected.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #814

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #818

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 22, 1970
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula houstonensis, Specimen #1089

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a round shape; thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: June 22, 1978
Creator: Shipard, W.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula houstonensis, Specimen #1090

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a round shape; thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: June 22, 1978
Creator: Shipard, W.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula houstonensis, Specimen #1091

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a round shape; thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: June 22, 1978
Creator: Shipard, W.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Cyrtonaias tampicoensis, Specimen #213

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; moderately thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be subfossil when collected.
Date: April 22, 1974
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #860

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: June 22, 1974
Creator: Smith, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Pyganodon grandis, Specimen #859

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: June 22, 1974
Creator: Smith, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Cyrtonaias tampicoensis, Specimen #175

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; moderately thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan 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.
Date: December 22, 1976
Creator: Hagan, J.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum