Anomalocardia (Anomalodiscus) squamosa   (Linnaeus)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Veneridae

Description
Size: Length 10.80-12.46 mm; height 8.92-9.84 mm


Synonym (s)
Venus squamosa Linnaeus, 1758
Anomalocardia squamosa Preston, 1916
Anomalocardia (Anomalodiscus) squamosa Prashad, 1932

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Konark INDIA (Record: 19/11/1962)
• Orissa, Chhatrapur INDIA (Record: 24/11/1962)
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Ennore Backwaters 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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