Scapharca clathrata   (Reeve)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Arcoida
Family:Arcidae

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Description
Size: Length 8.95-43.16 mm; height 5.50-29.46 mm; thickness 4.70 mm


Synonym (s)
Arca clathrata Reeve 1844
Scapharca clathrata Melvill and Standen 1948

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chandipur INDIA (Record: 07/03/1949)
• Orissa, Ganjam Coast INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Chennai INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • 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
  • 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

Page last updated on:2009-10-06

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