Saccostrea deformis   (Lamarck)  (Oyster)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Ostreoida
Family:Ostreidae

Description
Size: Length 8.40-14.68 mm; height 11.90-19.68 mm


Synonym (s)
Ostrea deformis Lamarck 1806
Ostrea deformis Ranson 1967

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Baleshwar Bay INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Off Gopalpur INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Tharangambadi INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobars INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Red Sea (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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