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Old 02-06-2004, 12:55 AM   #1
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Clam ID

I think this is some sort of Clam. Any idea what kind?
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I'll try that agin.
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Old 02-06-2004, 06:41 AM   #3
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Turkey wing clam, maybe.
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Old 02-06-2004, 08:25 PM   #4
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Yep, that is a turkey wing. They are a common hitchhiker on FL aquacultured rock. My first batch was loaded with them. I think I have about 6 or so left and they are doing fine. They just open and close up every now and then.

My second batch of LF rock I requested no clams.
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Thanks you all. I have 2 of them. The 2nd one is so covered coralline allege, you almost can't tell what it is. LOL
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yeah, freaked me out when I first saw them as well. I had a couple die while curing. They can nasty up some water!
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