Mactra (Mactra) cuneata   Gmelin  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Mactridae

Description
Size: Length 21.90-29.86 mm; height 18.75-24.38 mm


Synonym (s)
Mactra cuneata Gmelin, 1791
Mactra corbiculoides Deshayes, 1854
Mactra (Mactra) cuneata Ray, 1977

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chhatrapur INDIA (Record: 24/11/1962)
• Tamil Nadu, Kundugal Point INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Konark INDIA (Record: 19/11/1962)
• Orissa, Gopalpur INDIA (Record: 21/02/1948, 28/11/1962-29/11/1962)
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Pamban INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Krusadai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Tharangambadi INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Gujarat, Veraval INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobars 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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