Dinocardium robustum   (Lightfoot,  1786) (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Cardiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cardium maculatum Gmelin, 1791
Cardium magnum Born, 1778 (non Linnaeus, 1758)
Cardium obliquum Spengler, 1799
Cardium obliquum vanhyningi Clench & Smith, 1944
Cardium robustum Lightfoot, 1786
Cardium ventricosum Bruguiere, 1789
Dinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & Smith, 1944

Common Name (s)
• Atlantic Giant Cockle (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:2013-03-18

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