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Seashells - Bivalves

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submitted by Museum Administration on 17.10.2003

Noble Fan Mussel

Noble Fan Mussel
Copyright (2003) Kythera Museum Of Natural History

A beautiful example of the fragile Fan Mussel called Pinna nobilis. These odd and delicate shells stand upright in muddy sand. 24 cm long. Photograph ©James Prineas, 2003

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