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Mytilus galloprovincialis (Mediterranean Mussel)

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]
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Stage or state: Dead shell
Record Summary: Dead, (mostly drilled) large paired shells washed up on beach, mostly on lower shore
Identification Notes: Shells broad, beaks down-curved.

Length: 62-94mm.

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