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Recent observations

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P7221431

Observer

davidr

Date

July 22, 2013 10:24 AM HST

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Square

What

Sawtooth Pen Shell Atrina serrata

Observer

fluffberger

Date

February 13, 2014

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Square

What

Stiff Pen Shell Atrina rigida

Observer

jwhittle

Date

March 1, 2014 09:35 AM EST

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Square

What

Stiff Pen Shell Atrina rigida

Observer

jwhittle

Date

February 27, 2014 01:38 PM EST

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Observer

vfazio

Date

January 10, 2014

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Observer

vfazio

Date

January 10, 2014

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Observer

vfazio

Date

January 3, 2014

Description

Sawtooth Pen Shell

Photos / Sounds

Observer

vfazio

Date

January 3, 2014

Description

Stiff Pen Shell

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Observer

icosahedron

Date

March 21, 2013 04:42 PM PDT

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Observer

natureranger

Date

July 23, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Atlantic Winged Oyster Pteria colymbus

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

July 13, 2013

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Observer

cyric

Date

February 28, 2013 12:34 PM EST

Description

A live Pen Shell in the Genus Atrina. Either A. rigida or A. seminuda. Not sure if it is possible to distinguish for sure without seeing the interior surface.

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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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