Alicante’s bid to save the fan mussel

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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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