Felania ovalis   Preston  (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Euheterodonta incertae sedis

Size: 2.70-12.76 mm

Shell small, not exceeding 5 mm in length, obliquely ovate.

Synonym (s)
Diplodonta (Felania) ovalis Preston 1914
Diplodonta (Felania) ovalis Annandale and Kemp 1916

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Orissa, Manikpatna INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Barhampur INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1913)

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Manna, RN (1995) Mollusca Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 391-468 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
  • 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

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