Fragum sueziense (Issel, 1869)
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Family:  Cardiidae (cockles)
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Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 70 - 70 m
Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific.
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Biology:  Members of the class Bivalvia are mostly gonochoric, some are protandric hermaphrodites. Life cycle: Embryos develop into free-swimming trocophore larvae, succeeded by the bivalve veliger, resembling a miniature clam (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 05.03.10
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 26.05.16

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