Shucking medium-sized weathervain scallops (Patinopecten caurinus) taken in
the Gulf of Alaska by the M/V JOHN R. MANNING. Note the large size of the "eye"
or muscle of the scallops in the can.
Image ID: fish6109, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Alaska, Gulf of Alaska
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection
Category: Historic Fisheries/
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