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Common Marsh Snail

Physical: Marsh Snails are univalves that grow to approximately 1.5 cm.  They are top shaped and have dark bands around their


Blue Mussel

Physical: A common bivalve mussel, M. edulis possesses a smooth shell with pointed terminal beaks, edged with small fine teeth. The


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