Barbatia foliata   (Forsskal in Niebuhr,  1775) (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Arcoida
Family:Arcidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Arca corallicola Iredale, 1939
Arca foliata Forsskal in Niebuhr, 1775
Arca lima Reeve, 1844
Arca nivea Roding, 1798
Arca ovata Gmelin, 1791
Arca sinuata Lamarck, 1819
Barbatia cancellata Preston, 1908
Barbatia djiboutiensis Jousseaume in Lamy, 1917
Barbatia hendersoni Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Byssoarca velata G.B. Sowerby I, 1833

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Dhanushkodi INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Samuel, VD; Chacko, D and Edward, JKP (2005) Preliminary study on the molluscan diversity of “the lost world’’– Dhanushkodi, east coast of India Proceedings of the National Seminar on Reef Ecosystem Remediation SDMRI Special Research Publication No.9 54-58 Available at - http://www.sdmri.org/reports/proceedings%202005%20-%20sdmri.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/

Page last updated on:2011-01-21

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