Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection - 7 Matching Results

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Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1654

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Pulliam, Lauren; Perry, Heather & Mabe, Jeffery
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Megalonaias nervosa, Specimen #1655

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Pulliam, Lauren; Perry, Heather & Mabe, Jeffery
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1087

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. The specimen exhibits a round shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Nueces basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: August 11, 1979
Creator: Britton, Joseph & Britton, Mark
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1667

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Pulliam, Lauren; Mabe, Jeffery & Perry, Heather
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1668

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Mabe, Jeffery; Pulliam, Lauren & Perry, Heather
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1670

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Mabe, Jeffery; Perry, Heather & Pulliam, Lauren
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Quadrula aurea, Specimen #1671

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.
Date: June 11, 2011
Creator: Hammontree, Sarah; Mabe, Jeffery; Perry, Heather & Pulliam, Lauren
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum