• Question: How long do freshwater pearl mussels usually live for?

    Asked by Hazel1597 to Roberto, Jasmine, Karen on 12 Nov 2018. This question was also asked by D h-man99⚽️.
    • Photo: Karen O'Neill

      Karen O'Neill answered on 12 Nov 2018:


      They can live for over 100 years, which is cool considering that the oldest person in Ireland is 107, there’s mussels born the same year as her!

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