Sanguinolaria (Soletellina) diphos   (Linnaeus)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Psammobiidae

Description
Size: Length 91.20 mm; height 45.00 mm; thickness 19.40 mm


Synonym (s)
Solen diphos Linnaeus 1771
Solen diphos Gmelin 1791
Sanguinolaria (Soletellina) diphos Ray 1977

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh (Lat: 22.6) (Long: 69.5) INDIA
• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Cuddalore INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Annamalai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Nagapattinam INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Kerala, Ashtamudi Backwaters INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA (Record: 1991)
• SRI LANKA (Record: 1991)
• MALAYSIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Sastry, DRK (2005) Fauna of Marine National Park, Gulf of Kuchchh (Gujarat) ZSI 79 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2009-10-12

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