Description: One preserved mussel specimen including both the left and right valves. The specimen exhibits an elliptical shape; thick shell; purple internal coloring; dark 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 relatively-recently dead when collected.
Date: October 15, 1971
Creator: Britton, Joseph & Mauldin, V.
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Partner: Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum