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    • Bivalvia
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    • Bivalves
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    • Almejas, ostiones y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

rickr

Date

August 29, 2014

Description

many among stones of similar size

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bivalves Class Bivalvia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 10:08 AM PDT

Description

About 6" long.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bivalves Class Bivalvia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 09:49 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bivalves Class Bivalvia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 09:49 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bivalves Class Bivalvia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 09:35 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bivalves Class Bivalvia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 09:31 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 09:26 AM PDT

Description

With lovely decorations on top!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

California mussel Mytilus californianus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 08:46 AM PDT

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Square

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 08:25 AM PDT

Description

The large white shell, not the limpets on top.

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 27, 2014 07:53 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

duarte

Date

August 26, 2014

Description

Invasive species. In the Alva river.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Rock Scallop Crassadoma gigantea

Observer

dpom

Date

August 27, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Bivalvia is a class of marine and freshwater molluscs with laterally compressed bodies enclosed by a shell in two hinged parts. Bivalves include clams, oysters, mussels, scallops, and numerous other families of shells. The majority are filter feeders and have no head or radula. The gills have evolved into ctenidia, specialised organs for feeding and breathing. Most bivalves bury themselves in sediment on the seabed, where they are safe from predation. Others lie on the sea...

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