Advertisement

You can sponsor this page

Panopea abbreviata   (Valenciennes, 1839)

southern geoduck
Upload your photos and videos
| All pictures | Google image |

No photo available for this species.

Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Bivalvia | Myoida | Hiatellidae

Environment / Climate / Range

Benthic; depth range ? - 75 m (Ref. 80608).  Subtropical; 23°S - 48°S (Ref. 80608)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Endemic to Southwest Atlantic.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 11.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 80608); max. reported age: 40 years (Ref. 80608)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Suspension feeder (Ref. 100960). 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).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Morsan, E. and N.F. Ciocco. 2004. (Ref. 80608)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
| FisheriesWiki |

More information

Countries
FAO areas
Ecosystems
Occurrences
Introductions
Stocks
Ecology
Diet
Food items
Common names
Synonyms
Predators
Reproduction
Maturity
Spawning
Fecundity
Eggs
Egg development
Age/Size
Growth
Length-weight
Length-length
Morphology
Larvae
Abundance
References
Mass conversion

Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | Check for other websites | Check FishWatcher | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | GOBASE | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Scirus | FishBase | Tree of Life | uBio | uBio RSS | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)