Bivalvia | Veneroida
VLIZ, Flanders Marine Institute. 2005. (Ref. 124)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 5.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 78075)
Climate / Range
Subtropical; 72°N - 6°N, 18°W - 37°E (Ref. 78075)
Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean: Norway to Senegal and Benin.
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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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)