Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection - 89 Matching Results

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Amblema plicata, Specimen #27

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #28

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #29

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #30

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #31

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #32

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; black external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #33

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #34

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #35

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #36

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #37

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; reddish-brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #38

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; purplish-white internal coloring; black external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #41

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. 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 Trinity basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: July 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #129

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Fusconaia sp., Specimen #257

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; moderately thick shell; single looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis hydiana, Specimen #310

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis hydiana, Specimen #311

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis hydiana, Specimen #312

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis hydiana, Specimen #313

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #280

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately 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 long dead when collected.
Date: July 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #314

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #315

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #316

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #317

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; moderately thick shell; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the San Jacinto basin. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 5, 1975
Creator: Boone, Constance; Murphy, C.; Murphy, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum