Pteria smithi   (Preston)  (Oyster)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Pterioida
Family:Pteriidae

Description
Size: Length 37.05-45.18 mm; height 24.96-33.68 mm; thickness 9.60-11.75 mm


Synonym (s)
Avicula smithi Preston 1910

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Off Gopalpur INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Off Ganjam Coast INDIA (Record: 1991)
• SRI LANKA (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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