Nucula mitralis   Hinds,  1843 (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Nuculoida
Family:Nuculidae

Description
Size: Length 6.40-9.70 mm; height 4.60-6.65 mm; thickness 3.25 mm


Synonym (s)
Nucula mitralis Hinds, 1843
Nucula rabaniana Nevill, 1871
Nucula mitralis Prashad, 1933

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Gopalpur INDIA (Record: 30/03/1973)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA (Record: 1991)
• West Bengal, Sandheads INDIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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

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