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Bearded clam

Posted by R. Berg on February 17, 2003

In Reply to: Bearded clam posted by bobs your uncle on February 17, 2003

: where did that phrase come from(not the dirty version)

I looked around using Google and found just a little information. A mollusk called the bearded clam lives in the Mediterranean Sea and was also listed among Korean exports. I didn't find a picture of it. I'm guessing that part of its body forms a fringe that might protrude from its shell. Any shellfish experts here?