Joseph Britton Freshwater Mussel Collection - 39 Matching Results

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Amblema plicata, Specimen #16

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #17

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; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #18

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #19

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #42

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #43

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be very-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #44

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Amblema plicata, Specimen #45

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; brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Lampsilis teres, Specimen #277

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 Brazos basin. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #471

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the left valve only. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal 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 long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #472

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; 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 long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #496

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #497

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #498

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #499

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #500

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #501

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #502

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #503

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #504

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; olive external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #505

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 60 - 100 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #506

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an oval shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; tan external coloring; no external sculpturing. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #507

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. The specimen measures between 100 - 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Golightly, C. & Boone, Constance
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum

Potamilus purpuratus, Specimen #640

Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a rhomboidal shape; thick shell; pink internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Brazos basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 4, 1975
Creator: Britton, Joseph
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum