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Barnea candida   Linnaeus, 1758

white barnea

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Barnea candida   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Bivalvia | Myoida | Pholadidae
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Main reference
Fischer, W., G. Bianchi and W.B. Scott (eds.). 1981. (Ref. 437)
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Size / Weight / Age
Common length : 6.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 437)

Environment
Benthic; brackish

Climate / Range
Subtropical

Distribution
Western Pacific, Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in intertidal areas in mud and sand (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)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
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