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Blue Mussel

Mytilus edulis

Description:

Im fairly sure these are blue mussels but these lines that run along the lips are certainly new to me. They were in a tide pool pretty far out. If this is incorrect on the ID please let me know. Beautiful Color Though



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BlueFerns
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BlueFerns

Monterey, California, USA

Lat: 36.63, Long: -121.94

Spotted on Feb 28, 2011
Submitted on Feb 28, 2011

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