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Recent observations

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What

Pen Shells Family Pinnidae

Observer

swalmsley

Date

August 25, 2016 08:18 AM EDT

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Observer

gbentall

Date

August 10, 2016 03:51 PM PDT

Description

Covered in epibionts, these pens shells look much like rocks when alive.

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What

noble pen shell Pinna nobilis

Observer

zanskar

Date

August 13, 2016 08:07 PM CEST

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Observer

catta

Date

November 8, 2014

Place

Belize, BZ (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Pen Shells Family Pinnidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 07:19 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pen Shells Family Pinnidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 07:14 PM CDT

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What

Pen Shells Family Pinnidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 07:07 PM CDT

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Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 07:00 PM CDT

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What

Pen Shells Family Pinnidae

Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 06:31 PM CDT

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What

Flat tree oyster Isognomon alatus

Observer

adorantes

Date

July 20, 2016 05:35 PM CDT

Place

México (Google, OSM)

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What

Pearl Oysters and their allies Family Pteriidae

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

July 23, 2016 12:00 AM EET

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What

noble pen shell Pinna nobilis

Observer

jujurenoult

Date

August 13, 2016 04:47 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Pterioida are a suborder of large and medium-sized saltwater clams, marine bivalve mollusks. It includes five families, among them the Pteriidae (pearl oysters and winged oysters).

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