Martesia delicatula [Status Unaccepted]   Preston,  1910 (Piddock)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Myoida
Family:Pholadidae

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Description
Size: Length 9.50-11.30 mm; height 6.60 mm


Synonym (s)
Martesia delicatula Preston, 1910

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa INDIA
• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary (Lat: 20.32) (Long: 86.75) INDIA
• Orissa, Devi River Mouth 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
  • Preston, HB (1910) Descriptions of five new species of marine shells from the Bay of Bengal Records of the Indian Museum ZSI 5(Part 1) 117-121 Available at - Pune University, 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

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