Oyster mussel (Epioblasma capsaeformis)

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Periostracum of a male oyster mussel shell
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Periostracum of a male oyster mussel shell  
Periostracum of a male oyster mussel shell

© Robert Warren / Illinois State Museum

Robert Warren
Illinois State Museum
US
warren@museum.state.il.us
http://www.museum.state.il.us/ismdepts/zoology/mussels/intro_lifecycle.html

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