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Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck, 1819 (Mediterranean Mussel)

Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck, 1819 (Mediterranean Mussel), Shell - opened - outer surfaces - pale background

10. Shell - opened - outer surfaces - pale background (1)

Left shell on left

Length = 94mm


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Record info

Date: 19 March 2008
OS grid ref: SW86
Lat/Lon: 50° 30' N, 5° 0' W
Location: Vice County: West Cornwall, VC1, England
Voucher: 19/03/2008[E]
Stage or state: Dead shell
Record Summary: Dead, (mostly drilled) large paired shells washed up on beach, mostly on lower shore
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