Marine mussels are abundant in the low and mid intertidal zone in temperate
seas globally. Other species of marine ...
Amazing historical, biological and other facts about mussels!
Sep 29, 2008 ... Did you know? Although some mussels can live for up to 50 years, the brown
mussel that we find along the east coast of SA only lives about 2 ...
Describe Me. Mussels are an orange fleshy animal protected inside two dark
shells. They can close their shells so they don't dry out when the tide drops,
DID-YOU-KNOWS. Myth: Mussels have gone bad if they are open before cooking
. Fact: Mussels that are open before cooking are most likely still alive.
Apr 14, 2015 ... The scaleshell is a freshwater mussel that was listed in 2001 as an ... Habitat -
Scaleshell live in medium-sized and large rivers with stable ...
Jul 19, 2012 ... Fun Facts. This creature is also called the blue mussel. The common mussel can
process 10–18 gallons (45–70 l) of water a day; it absorbs ...
Mussel Facts & Health Benefits. Mussel Facts. Provided they are in a moist, cool
environment, mussels will live out of water for between 8–12 days depending on
Aug 21, 2013 ... Did you know? 1. The mussel's 'beard' is known as the byssus. It is used by the
mussel to attach itself to surfaces with the aid of a secreted ...
Nutrition facts and Information for Mollusks, mussel, blue, cooked, moist heat.