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A tinted cantharus (Pisania tincata) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A tinted cantharus (Pisania tincata) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A encrusting sand tube worm (Sabellaria sp.) on the shell of a North America or common oyster (Crassostrea virginica) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

Also attached are ivory barnacles (Balanus eburneus).

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A encrusting sand tube worm (Sabellaria sp.) on the shell of a North America or common oyster (Crassostrea virginica) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

Also attached are ivory barnacles (Balanus eburneus).

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A pair of sand disc bryozoans (Discoporella doma) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

This animal provides shelter for many other organisms. Inside is calcareus tube worm (Hydroides crucigera) and encrusting sand tube worm (Sabellaria sp.)

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A pair of sand disc bryozoans (Discoporella doma) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

This animal provides shelter for many other organisms. Inside is calcareus tube worm (Hydroides crucigera) and encrusting sand tube worm (Sabellaria sp.)

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A ribbed cardita (Carditamera floridana) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A ribbed cardita (Carditamera floridana) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A group of dwarf olive snails (Olivella lactea) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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An Atlantic wing oyster (Pteria colymbus) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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An Atlantic wing oyster (Pteria colymbus) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A turkeywing clam (Arca zebra) photographed at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A turkeywing clam (Arca zebra) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A mahogany date mussel (Lithophaga bisulcata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

This animal bores into lime rock to live inside. Shown here inside the rock it bored into.

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A mahogany date mussel (Lithophaga bisulcata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

This animal bores into lime rock to live inside. Shown here inside the rock it bored into.

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A mahogany date mussel (Lithophaga bisulcata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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Two mahogany date mussels (Lithophaga bisulcata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A hooked mussel (Ischadium recurvum) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

One has an ivory barnacle (Balanus eburneus) riding on top of the shell.

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Two hooked mussels (Ischadium recurvum) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

One has an ivory barnacle (Balanus eburneus) riding on top of the shell.

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A sunray venus clam (Macrocallista nimbosa) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A sunray venus clam (Macrocallista nimbosa) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A group of cross barred venus clams (Chione cancellata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A group of cross barred venus clams (Chione cancellata) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A blood clam (Noetia ponderosa) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A blood clam (Noetia ponderosa) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A school of fairy shrimp (Streptocephalus sealii) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center near Marion, Alabama.

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A school of fairy shrimp (Streptocephalus sealii) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center near Marion, Alabama.

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Several Fiji devil damselfish (Chrysiptera taupou) at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV.

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A golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center.

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A golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center with a byssal thread which helps them attach to rocks so they don’t get washed away during floods.

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Two endangered golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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An endangered golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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Two endangered golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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Two endangered golden riffleshell (Epioblasma aureola) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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A male mountain creekshell, Villosa vanuxemensis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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A male mountain creekshell, Villosa vanuxemensis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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