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Blue Mussels

Image Title: Blue Mussels
Genus species: Mytilus edulis
Serial Number: 007286
Caption: Blue Mussels, Mytilus edulis, growing on the salk of a Stalked tunicate. Eastport, Maine
Key Words: Blue Mussels; Mytilus edulis; marine; marine life; aquatic; aquatic animal; aquatic animals; underwater; animal; animals; nature; underwater; invertebrates; mollusk; mollusks; mollusca; bivalve; bivalves; invertebrate; invertebrates; shell; shells; seashell; seashells; seafood; edible; filter feed by sucking in water; Gulf of Maine; NW Atlantic; horizontal; New England wildlife New England marine life; eastport; maine
Destination: Gulf of Maine
Location: Eastport, Maine
Category: Underwater - Cold Ocean
Subcategory: Mollusk
Original Format: Digital L -mp