Barnea (Barnea) candida   (Linnaeus)  (Piddock)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Myoida
Family:Pholadidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Pholas candida Linnaeus, 1758
Pholas backeri Subrahmanyam, Karandikar and Murti, 1949
Barnea candida Abbot and Dance, 1982

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chandipur INDIA (Record: 07/03/1939, 30/11/1984)
• West Bengal, Sundarbans INDIA (Record: 1991)
• West Bengal, Sagar Island INDIA (Record: 1991)
• West Bengal, Digha 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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