Bivalvia | Ostreoida
SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)
Size / Weight / Age
Common length : 20.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 437)
Climate / Range
Eastern Central Atlantic: Guinea to Congo.
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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