The mussel's external shell is composed of two hinged halves or ... Mussel shells
carry out a variety of functions, including ...
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Jan 26, 2012 ... External and internal anatomy of a freshwater mussel. Phylum Mollusca, Class
Bivalvia. Bivalves are easily distinguished from other molluscs ...
Anatomy of Freshwater Mussels. phhoto of </i>Ellipsaria lineolata</i> What is a
Freshwater Mussel? Freshwater mussels are bivalved mollusks (Phylum ...
ANATOMY OF UNIONID MUSSELS. These illustrations are from the booklet "A
Pocket Guide to Kansas Freshwater Mussels". They are reproduced here with the
This is a basic overview of the anatomy of a bivalve. Most freshwater mussels
within North America do not have true siphons which would allow them to intake
and others interested in the science upon which this publication is based. Basic
Anatomy. Freshwater mussels are mollusks that produce a bivalved shell.
Bivalve Anatomy I: Mytilus edulis and Mercenaria mercenaria .... Mussels are
equivalve (right and left valves are nearly identical and symmetrical). The ...
Dec 28, 2006 ... Since some species of mussels look alike, you may need a basic understanding
of mussel anatomy to make correct identifications. The Upper ...
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fresh-water mussel. ... Included in the Soup are clams, oysters, mussels, scallops,
and shipworms. They vary in size ... External Anatomy of the Clam. Obtain a ...
There are over 1000 species of freshwater mussels in ... New York is relatively
mussel-rich with 50 species primarily in the ... Anatomy of a Freshwater Mussel.