Introduction and History of the New York State Museum’s Malacology Collection

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

12:10 PM –12:30 PM (followed by brief Q & A period)
Huxley Theater
Free

Join Museum Malacologist, Dr. Denise Mayer, as she discusses the New York State Museum’s collection of mollusc shells and some of the historic acquisitions that have contributed to its breadth. 

This program includes a 20 minute talk and Dr. Mayer will be happy to answer any questions following the presentation. Participants are welcomed to bring their lunches.

 

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Zebra Muscles
Invasive zebra mussels attached to native mussels.