Leptodea fragilis, Specimen #516
Description: One preserved mussel specimen including the right valve only. 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 over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be long dead when collected.
Date: June 14, 1979
Creator: Britton, Joseph
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Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum