Eastern elliptio, Elliptio complanata. This very common freshwater mussel was recently consumed by it's main predator, the equally common muskrat. Ottawa river, Quebec. #quebecflorafauna #quebec #freshwaterecology #freshwatermussels #unionid #clam #mollusc #wildlifephotography #wildlife #nature #naturephotography

Eastern elliptio, Elliptio complanata. This very common freshwater mussel was recently consumed by it's main predator, the equally common muskrat. Ottawa river, Quebec. #quebecflorafauna #quebec #freshwaterecology #freshwatermussels #unionid #clam #mollusc #wildlifephotography #wildlife #nature #naturephotography