Felania annandalei   Preston  (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Euheterodonta incertae sedis

Size: Length 2.70-12.76 mm; height 2.00-11.42 mm; thickness 1.65-5.60 mm

Umbo not elevated; posterior margin gradually slopes, making angle with ventral margin; outer surface as well as interior white.

Synonym (s)
Diplodonta (Felania) annandalei Preston 1914
Diplodonta (Felania) annandalei Annandale and Kemp 1915
Diplondonta (Felania) annandalei Annandale and Kemp 1916

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Orissa, Barnikuda INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Nalabana INDIA (Record: 1913)
• Orissa, Malidaikuda INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Satpara Bay INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Kalidai INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1995)
• Orissa, Nalbano INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Patsahanipur INDIA (Record: 1913, 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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