Pelecyora (Pelecyora) excisa   (Schroeter)  1788 (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Veneridae

Description
Size: Length 11.25-34.70 mm; height 10.00-33.60 mm


Synonym (s)
Venus excisa Schroeter 1788
Dosinia (Sinodia) excisa Fischer-Piette 1976

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary (Lat: 20.32) (Long: 86.75) INDIA
• Orissa, Chandbali INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Orissa, Paradwip INDIA (Record: 31/01/1972)
• Orissa, Chandrabhaga INDIA (Record: 11/02/1972)
• Orissa, Puri INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Tamil Nadu, Tharangambadi INDIA (Record: 1991)
• Maharashtra, Mumbai INDIA (Record: 1991)

Literature Source(s)
  • Zoological Survey of India (Eds.) (1998) Fauna Of Mahanadi estuary, Orissa Estuarine ecosystem series no 3 ZSI, Kolkata 1-218 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2009-10-12

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