Vasticardium pectiniforme   (Born,  1780) (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Cardiidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cardium pectiniforme Born, 1780
Cardium regulare Bruguiere, 1789
Cardium rugosum Lamarck, 1819
Trachycardium peregrinum Jousseaume, 1888
Vasticardium nigropunctatum Habe & Kosuge, 1966
Vasticardium pectiniforme (Born, 1780)

Common Name (s)
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Ecology

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • OBIS Indo-Pacific molluscan database Available at - http://clade.ansp.org/obis/find_mollusk.html
  • Oliver, PG; Holmes, AM; Killeen, lJ and Wood, H (2004) Annotated checklist of the marine Bivalvia of Rodrigues Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3229-3272 Available at - www.tandf.co.uk/journals
  • 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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