Trapezium (Neotrapezium) sublaevigatum   (Lamarck)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Trapezidae

Description
Size: Length 8.40-47.50 mm; height 5.05-26.50 mm; thickness 2.70-17.55 mm


Synonym (s)
Cardita sublaevigata Lamarck, 1819
Petricola esculpturata Preston, 1915
Petricola esculpturata Annandale and Kemp, 1916
Trapezium (Neotrapezium) sublaevigatum Solem, 1954
Trapezium (Neotrapezium) sublaevigatum Ray, 1977

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Orissa, Manikpatna INDIA (Record: 1913)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Coromandel Coast INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Ennore INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Red Sea (Record: 1991)
• Persian Gulf (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair (Lat: 11.67) (Long: 92.75) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Havelock (Lat: 11.97) (Long: 93) INDIA

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
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune

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