Coralliophaga coralliophaga   (Gmelin,  1791) (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Trapezidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Cardita dactylus Bruguiere, 1792
Chama coralliophaga Gmelin, 1791
Coralliophaga carditoidea Blainville, 1824
Coralliophaga hyalina Hayami & Kase, 1993
Coralliophaga striolata H. Adams, 1871
Cypricardia hornbeckiana d'Orbigny in Sagra, 1853
Cypricardia laminata Reeve, 1843
Cypricardia rosea Gould, 1850
Cypricardia spathulata Souverbie & Montrouzier, 1862

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans 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
  • Oliver, PG; Holmes, AM; Killeen, lJ and Wood, H (2004) Annotated checklist of the marine Bivalvia of Rodrigues Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3229-3272 Available at - www.tandf.co.uk/journals
  • Oliver, GP and Anna, HM (2004) Cryptic bivalves with descriptions of new species from the Rodrigues lagoon Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3175-3227 Available at - www.tandf.co.uk/journals
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • CalPhotos Available at - http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/

Page last updated on:2012-07-27

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