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INV005-00108

An Alaska red king crab (Paralithodes camtschatica) at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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A mole crab (Emerita talpoida) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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A mimicking crab (Mimulus foliates) that has decorated itself with sea anemones at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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A parchment worm crab (Pinnixa chaetopterana) at Pure Aquariums in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A debelius reef lobster (Enoplometopus sp.) at Pure Aquariums in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A hermit crab (Coenobita brevimanus) at the Safari Land Pet Store.

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A land hermit crab (Coenobita clypeatus) at the Safari Land Pet Store.

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INV004-00144

A shell of a dead winged mapleleaf mussel (Quadrula fragosa). This is one of 44 species of freshwater mussels still found in the upper Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin. This species is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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INV004-00143

A shiny pigtoe (Fusconaia cor) from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee. This mussel is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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INV004-00142

An oyster mussel (Epioblasma capsaeformis) from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee. This oyster is displaying its blue-white mantle. This species is listed as Endangered by the IUCN.

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INV004-00141

A cracking pearly mussel (Hemistena lata) from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee. This species is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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INV004-00140

A rough pigtoe (Pleurobema plenum) from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee. This species is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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INV004-00139

A rough rabbitsfoot mussel (Quadrula cylindrica strigilatta) collected from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee. This species is federally listed as Endangered by the USFWS.

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INV004-00138

A juvenile giant clam (Tridacna gigas) at Semirara Marine Hatchery Laboratory on Semirara Island, Philippines. This species is listed as Vulnerable by the IUCN.

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INV004-00137

A giant pacific barnacle (Balanus nubilus) at the Biology Department of Trinity Western University in Langley, British Columbia.

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INV004-00136

A Pacific littleneck clam (Protothaca staminea) at the Alutiiq Pride Shellfish Hatchery in Seward, Alaska.

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INV004-00135

A Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) at the Alutiiq Pride Shellfish Hatchery in Seward, Alaska.

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A razor clam (Ensis minor) at Pure Aquariums in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A group of coquina (Donax variabilis) at Pure Aquariums in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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A common bay scallop (Aequipecten irradians) at Gulf Specimen Marine Lab and Aquarium.

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INV004-00131

A black sandshell mussel (Lugimia recta) from the upper Mississippi River near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.

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A sheepnose mussel (Plethobasus cyphyus) from the Clinch River near Sneedville, Tennessee.

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A tailless whip scorpion (Damon sp.) from South Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea.

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A green lynx spider (Peucetia viridans) at the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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A giant vinegaroon (Masigiptoctus giganteus) at the Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo. The vinegaroon is a type of false scorpion.

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A Peruvian blonde tarantula (Lasiodorides polycuspulatus) at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

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A Peruvian blonde tarantula (Lasiodorides polycuspulatus) at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

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A Noel’s amphipod (Gammarus desperatus) at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico. This species is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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Two Noel’s amphipods (Gammarus desperatus) at the Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico. This species is listed as Critically Endangered by the IUCN.

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A Peck’s cave amphipod (Stygobromus pecki) in the Conservation Department of the San Antonio Zoo. Collected in Comal Springs near New Braunfels, Texas. This species is listed as endangered by the IUCN.

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An African land snail (Achatina fulica) at Jurong Bird Park, part of Wildlife Reserves Singapore.

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A couple of unidentified upside down jellyfish (Cassiopea sp.) from Saddlebunch Key, Florida.

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A morning sunstar (Solaster dawsoni) at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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A morning sunstar (Solaster dawsoni) at the Alaska SeaLife Center.

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INV006-00226

An orange puffball sponge (Tethya aurantia) at the Research Experience and Education Facility, University of California Santa Barbara.

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A red sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus francusanus) at the Research Experience and Education Facility, University of California Santa Barbara.

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