Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thin shell; double looped beak sculpturing; bluish-white internal coloring; olive external coloring; no external sculpturing. Collected in the Savannah River basin. The specimen measures between 0 - 60 mm in length and was assessed to be recently dead when collected.
Date: June 1, 1977
Creator: Britton, Joseph; Hagan, J.; Graham & Champagne, L.
Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum