Marcia japonica   (Gmelin,  1791) (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Bivalvia


Synonym (s)
Venus japonica Gmelin, 1791
Tapes caledonica Bernardi, 1856
Venus aurisiaca Gray, 1825
Venus elegantina Lamarck, 1818
Venus japonica Gmelin, 1791
Venus labuana Adams & Reeve, 1850
Venus porcata Roding, 1798
Venus striata Gmelin, 1791
Venus tristis Lamarck, 1818
Venus vulvina Lamarck, 1818

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar Islands (Lat: 7) (Long: 93) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Car Nicobar (Lat: 9.17) (Long: 92.78) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Port Blair (Lat: 11.67) (Long: 92.75) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Camorta 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 -

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