Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits a quadrate shape; thick shell; double looped beak sculpturing; white internal coloring; dark brown external coloring; external sculpturing in the form of ridges. Collected in the Sulphur basin. The specimen measures over 120 mm in length and was assessed to be relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: May 20, 1977
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Murphy, C.; Evans, P. & Hagan, J.
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Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum