Alicante’s bid to save the fan mussel


Alicante university (UA) biologists are part of an international project to ‘help to save the fan mussel from extinction’, according to the education centre’s press department.

The ‘Pinna nobilis’ is a large species of Mediterranean clam which can grow to more than a metre in height.

It has almost been wiped out by a parasite.

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