A pearl is a hard object produced within the soft tissue (specifically the mantle) of
a living ... Cultured or farmed pearls from pearl oysters and freshwater mussels
make up the majority of those ....
pearl, hard, rounded secretion formed inside the shell of certain mollusks, used
as a gem. It is secreted by the epithelial cells of the mantle, a curtain of tissue ...
students with the diagram of the mollusk shown on this page. BEFORE COMING
TO ... Display a diagram of a pearl oyster or draw a simplified diagram on the ...
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Jan 3, 2012 ... http://www.jpearls.com Built from hexagonal aragonite crystals of calcium
carbonate. Pearls are formed in Clams, Oysters and Mussels, and are ...
Natural Pearls form when an irritant - usually a parasite and not the proverbial
grain of sand - works its way into an oyster, mussel, or clam. As a defense ...
saltwater pearl oyster or freshwater mussels. The options ... The mantle is
retracted on the diagram and .... Schematic diagram explaining natural pearl
Dec 7, 2011 ... 4 000 to 10 000 oysters are set on each of these 200 m oyster-rearing chains,
which are spaced 10 m apart. Diagram of a pearl oyster culture ...
NATURAL SEAWATER PEARLS or OYSTER PEARLS .... The following diagram
gives an idea of the success rate of oyster pearl cultivation, Out of 1000 cultured ...
Blue Point oyster (C. virginica) from Great South Bay, Long Island, N.Y. The .....
round and symmetrical shells of scallops, pearl .... The diagrams clearly show.
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Finding a pearl in an oyster is a beautiful thing. More ... Oyster Diagram More ...