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Common Mussel

Observed: 1st June 2010 By: sarahjo
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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common Mussel

A large bed of Common Mussels on Bude beach.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Mytilus galloprovincialis

Can't be clear from this image (or indeed most images) but the north coast of Cornwall has both M.edulis and M.galloprovincialis and hybids between them.

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