Sphaerium occidentale  (Herrington Fingernailclam)

Photo of Sphaerium occidentale by Ian Gardiner

© Ian Gardiner (Photo ID #118025)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Mt Maxwell Ecological Reserve, Salt Spring Island, BC
Photographer Ian Gardiner
Habitat Temporary pond, leaf litter
Photo Date
Upload Date August 20, 2018
Elevation (m)
Photo ID # 118025
Comments Left valve, ventral view, showing cusps of posterior (left) and anterior (right) lateral teeth. Specimen collected by Tony MacLeod, Salt Spring Island Conservancy, on 21 Jan 2018. ID confirmed by Gerry Mackie.