Surface area of the blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) sampled along the east coast of the US


Valves were scanned using the computerized tomographer (CT), GE phoenix v|tome|x s240, at the American Museum of Natural History. Shell surface area and volume were calculated from reconstructed volumes using Volume Graphics VG Studio Max (V5).

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Creator Melbourne, Leanne ORCID logo; Goodkin, Nathalie F ORCID logo
Publisher PANGAEA
Publication Year 2024
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International; Data access is restricted (moratorium, sensitive data, license constraints);
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Resource Type Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 605 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-74.007W, 40.480S, -70.632E, 42.420N); North Atlantic