Date Mussel - Lithophaga plumula |

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, collected from Pt. Fermin
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Date Mussel (Lithophaga plumula)

Mollusca > Bivalvia > Mytilidae

Mendocino to San Diego. Lives in burrows and occasionally in other larger bivalve shells such as abalone and rock scallop.

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