Bivalvia | Mytiloida
Oliver, P.G. and A.M. Holmes. 2004. (Ref. 8218)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic, usually 12 - 1000 m (Ref. 75831)
Climate / Range
Western Indian Ocean.
Mud (Ref. 75831). 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 (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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