Pelecyora (Pelecyora) trigona   (Reeve)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Veneridae

Description
Size: Length 31.10-33.68 mm; height 30.60-32.10 mm; thickness 19.40-21.86 mm


Synonym (s)
Artemis trigona Reeve 1850
Dosinia trigona Satyamurti 1956
Dosinia trigona Cheriyan 1968

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Talburai INDIA (Record: 05/11/1962)
• Orissa, Chhatrapur INDIA (Record: 24/11/1962)
• West Bengal, Digha INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Pamban INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Kerala, Kochi INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Red Sea (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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