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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

May 20, 2012 12:14 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

guillermoonate

Date

January 11, 2017 08:51 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse Mussel Atrina zelandica

Observer

charlottebridger

Date

January 3, 2017 07:00 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Horse Mussel Atrina zelandica

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 5, 2017 08:46 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Oysters Genus Pinctada

Observer

pintail

Date

December 31, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Horse Mussel Atrina zelandica

Observer

inat7

Date

November 2, 2013 02:56 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

noble pen shell Pinna nobilis

Observer

zanskar

Date

June 25, 2016 05:02 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

November 21, 2016 09:51 AM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sawtooth Pen Shell Atrina serrata

Observer

superduperwren

Date

January 1, 2017 09:34 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Date

December 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Winged Oyster Pteria colymbus

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

December 22, 2016 09:30 AM EST

Description

These had been living on the big sea fan shown in the previous observation.

They use their byssus to stay put on the fronds.

Photos / Sounds

What

Flat Tree Oyster Isognomon alatus

Observer

sarka

Date

December 19, 2016
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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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