Diplodonta barhampurensis   Preston  (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Bivalvia

Size: Length 14.50 mm; height 13.70 mm; thickness 10.10 mm

Shell trigonal; umbo large; dorsal margin angularly arched, anterior margin not produced.

Synonym (s)
Diplodonta barhampurensis Preston, 1915
Diplodonta barhampurensis Annandale and Kemp, 1916

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Orissa, Brahmapur (Lat: 19.77) (Long: 85.33) INDIA
• Orissa, Off Barhampur Island INDIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • Dey, AR and Mitra, SC (2004) Records of the Zoological Survey of India Zoological Survey of India ZSI, 234/4, AJC Bose Road, 2nd MSO Building, (13th Floor), Nizam Palace, Kolkata-700 020 228 35431 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Manna, RN (1995) Mollusca Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 391-468 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
  • 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

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