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Lampsilis bracteata, Specimen #1552

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: May 25, 1963
Creator: Preston, J. R.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis bracteata, Specimen #1553

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: May 25, 1963
Creator: Preston, J. R.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum