Native SpeciesBlue mussel

Mytilus edulus
FOUND by fullmoonmermaids
2014-08-15
portland
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Field Notes
It is bright green, and transclucent
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
shell is smooth the shell is attached to rocks
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Mytilus edulus
Common name:
Blue mussel
Sampling method: 
Just looking around
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.708740 °
Longitude: 
W -70.146290 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Coastal - Beach or dune
Trip Information
Name:
little Chebeague
Trip date: 
Fri, 2014-08-15 10:17
Town or city: 
portland
Type of investigation: 
Species Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Eastern Coastal
Time of low tide: 
Thu, 2014-08-14 09:00

Comments

That's Mytilus edulis for sure! Good work. How did you get out to Little Chebeague? What else did you find out there?