Bivalvia | Veneroida
Lamprell, K. and J.M. Healy. 2002. (Ref. 8046)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic; depth range 10 - 12 m (Ref. 99644)
Climate / Range
Eastern Central Pacific: French Polynesia.
Depth range is based on occurrence in Vanuatu (Ref. 99644); to be replaced with a better reference. 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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