Mytilus galloprovincialis Lamarck, 1819, (mediterranean mussel)


19 Mar 2008 at OSGR: SW86 in West Cornwall, England

Record SummaryDead, (mostly drilled) large paired shells washed up on beach, mostly on lower shore
Found asDead shell
Date19 March 2008
OS grid refOSGR: SW86
Lat/Lon50° 30' N, 5° 0' W
Vice CountyWest Cornwall, VC no: 1
CountryEngland
Voucher19 Mar 2008[E]
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Notes: Shells broad, beaks down-curved.

Length: 62-94mm.

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