Mactra stultorum   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Mactridae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cardium corallinum Linnaeus, 1758
Mactra alba Lamarck, 1818
Mactra bourguignati Locard, 1890
Mactra candida Nardo, 1847
Mactra cinerea Montagu, 1808
Mactra cinerea atlantica Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Mactra cinerea grangeri Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Mactra cinerea oceanica Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Mactra cinerea var. lignaria Monterosato, 1878
Mactra cinerea var. trigona Pallary, 1938
Mactra corallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Mactra fasciata Lamarck, 1818
Mactra inflata Bronn, 1830
Mactra lactea Lamarck, 1818
Mactra paulucciae Aradas & Benoit, 1872
Mactra rufa Lamarck, 1818
Trigonella radiata da Costa, 1778

Common Name (s)
• Rayed Trough Shell (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Saurashtra INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Dholakia, AD (2004) Marine resources Fisheries and aquatic resources of India Daya publishing house 271-303 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

Page last updated on:2011-10-27

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