Lima vulgaris   (Link,  1807) (File Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Limoida
Family:Limidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Lima lima vulgaris (Link, 1807)
Lima persquamifer Iredale, 1939
Lima sowerbyi Deshayes, 1863
Lima sowerbyi nipponica Oyama, 1943
Lima squamosa G.B. Sowerby II, 1843
Limaria vulgaris Link, 1807
Radula squamosa (Sowerby, 1843)
Radula squamosa var. interlirata Morch, 1853

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Red Skin Island (Lat: 11.55) (Long: 92.58) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • 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:2012-07-23

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