Atrina pectinata   (Linnaeus,  1767) (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Pterioida
Family:Pinnidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Atrina fragilis (Pennant, 1777)
(Junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
• Fan Mussel (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Kakinada Bay INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Raut, D; Ganesh, T; Murty, NVSS and Raman, AV (2005) Macrobenthos of Kakinada Bay in the Godavari delta, East coast of India: comparing decadal changes Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science Elsevier 62(4) 609-620 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2004.09.029
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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