Mussel Model

See the pictures below of the label parts that could appear on the lab practical.

foot

gill, mantle, and intestine

mouth

stomach, digestive gland, and adductor muscle

intestine and digestive gland

anus and adductor muscle

incurrent-excurrent siphon

adductor muscles, nephridia, ventricle, and auricle


The following are parts and numbers of the Mussel model that could be in the lab practical:
13-->Foot
4-->Mantle
14-->Mouth
17-->Stomach
18-->Digestive Gland
19-->Intestine
21-->Anus
46-->Incurrent/Excurrent Siphon
11-->Gill
28-->Ventricle
30-->Auricle (heart)
38 & 39-->Nephridia
5 & 6-->Adductor Muscles


Project Originally began by Dennis Anderson.
Molecular Models were assembled by DSCC Biology Professor Dr. Billy Williams.
Photography by Jonathon Mooney and Dennis Anderson.

The Lab Notes were produced by Dr. Billy Williams and Dr. Bill Redmond.

Labeled Models appearing in Biology 1110 &1120 were purchased from:

1. Bobbit Laboratories; Burlington, North Carolina

2. CENCO

3. Hubbard Scientific Co; Northbrook, Illinois

4. Nystrom Biological Model Co; Chicago, Illinois

5. Wards Natural Science; Establishment, Inc.