Macoma (Psammotreta) ala   (Hanley)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Tellinidae

Description
Size: Length 23.20-31.50 mm; height 15.95-23.98 mm; thickness 5.75 mm


Synonym (s)
Tellina ala Hanley 1844
Macoma (Psammotreta) ala Dey 1844

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andhra Pradesh, Kakinada INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Gujarat, Beyt Island INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans 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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