Tellina (Arcopaginula) inflata   Gmelin  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Tellinidae

Description
Shell juvenile, smooth, posterior area with a rib, postero-ventral margin light brown.


Synonym (s)
Tellina inflata Gmelin 1791
Tellina (Arcopaginula) inflata Biggs 1973

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA
• Goa INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Surya Rao, KV and Subba Rao, NV (1991) Mollusca State fauna series 2: Fauna of Lakshadweep ZSI, Calcutta 273-362 Available at - NIO, Goa


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