Bivalvia | Veneroida
Verween, A, Vincx, M. and S. Degraer. 2010. (Ref. 111201)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 2.5 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)
Benthic; brackish; depth range 0 - 55 m (Ref. 83435)
Climate / Range
Atlantic Ocean and Eastern Central Pacific: North America including Mexico.
Maximum depth from Ref. 104365. From littoral sediments (Ref. 1314). Byssate, epibiotic. Found in an estuarine environment (Ref. 104365). Commensal with amphipods (Ref. 82302). Life cycle: Embryos develop into free-swimming trocophore larvae, succeeded by the bivalve veliger, resembling a miniature clam (Refs. 833, 111201) (Ref. 111201).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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