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Lioconcha castrensis   (Linnaeus, 1758)

Camp pitar venus

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Lioconcha castrensis   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Bivalvia | Veneroida | Veneridae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Poutiers, J.M. 1998. (Ref. 348)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 6.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 821); common length : 4.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 348)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 25 m (Ref. 348), usually 0 - 25 m (Ref. 75831)

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-Pacific: from northwest Indian Ocean, to Polynesia; north to Japan and south to Queensland.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in intertidal areas in sand (Ref. 75831). Common in coral reef areas. Intertidal and sublittoral (Ref. 345). 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)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Medium