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duck mussel

Line breaks: duck mus¦sel

Definition of duck mussel in English:

noun

A freshwater bivalve mollusc that is smaller and darker than the related swan mussel, found in rivers with sandy or gravelly beds.
  • Anodonta anatina, family Unionidae

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