Dosinia (Asa) fibula   (Reeve)  (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Veneridae

Description
Size: Length 30.06-31.18 mm; height 31.00-31.75 mm

Surface sculptured with fine concentric ribs, ribs very close.


Synonym (s)
Artemis fibula Reeve 1850
Dosinia (Asa) fibula Fischer-Piette 1976

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Kaluparaghat INDIA (Record: 1955)
• Orissa, Manikpatna INDIA (Record: 1955)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 1985)
• Andhra Pradesh, Waltair INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Parangipettai INDIA (Record: 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
  • 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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