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Water pennies - Psephenus herricki

Water pennies - Psephenus herricki
Deerfield River, Conway, Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA
June 8, 2010

Use of water penny photo

I'm creating a Jeopardy like game for younger children and I am interested in using your photo. Please let me know if I'm allowed too as soon as possible. I'm doing a project for the Suacon Valley Watershed Association, just in case that's relevent.




i found some of these when i was a kid
i thought they were like a freshwater chiton (spelling) which i think is sorta a snaily thing..all these years. good to know what they are..ill go find some next year..ty charley

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