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Object Name Specimen, Bivalve
Description Large fossil mussel shell contained inside sandstone. A pair opened out, one half damaged and missing a fair part.

Found in Tengawai River at Silver Hills, Albury district. Contained in a large chunk of rock exposed from several floods earlier in the year. Site had disaapeared several months after discovery.
Catalogue Number 2016/090.1
Dimensions H-6 W-35.56 L-53.34 cm
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Mollusca (Molluscs)
Class Bivalvia (Bivalves)
Order Pterioida (oysters and clams)