Bivalve Research

From their conservation and the role they play in marine and freshwater ecosystems, to their extreme longevity and what they can tell us about the aging process, scientists are discovering more and more about bivalves.

Zebra mussels, University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge

In this section you can find information about:

Freshwater Mussel Ecology and Conservation

Arctica islandica, the longest lived animal on Earth

Last updated: 22 March 2011