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Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (Pacific Oyster, Portuguese Oyster)

Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) (Pacific Oyster, Portuguese Oyster), Adductor muscle scar and associated discolouration - close-up

1. Adductor muscle scar and associated discolouration - close-up


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Malcolm Storey Canon EOS400D digital SLR with Tamron SP AF Di 90mm Macro 1:1 lens.
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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[G]
Stage or state: Dead shell
Record Summary: Dead shell washed up on beach
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