Siliqua (Siliqua) albida   (Dunker)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:[unassigned] Euheterodonta
Family:Pharidae

Description
Size: Length 16.60-21.40 mm; height 8.92-10.20 mm; thickness 3.48-5.00 mm


Synonym (s)
Cultellus albidus Sowerby, 1874
Siliqua albida Subrahamanyam, Karandikar and Murti, 1949

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• West Bengal, Sandheads INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Chandipur INDIA (Record: 03/11/1962-04/11/1962, 30/11/1984)
• West Bengal, Mooriganga Estuary INDIA (Record: 1991)
• West Bengal, Sagar Island INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai 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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