Bivalvia | Ostreoida
Paulay, G. 1996. (Ref. 77646)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic, usually 0 - 20 m (Ref. 53)
Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific and the Mediterranean Sea.
Found intertidal on rocks and shells (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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