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Hemipecten forbesianus   (Adams & Reeve, 1849)


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Hemipecten forbesianus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Bivalvia | Ostreoida | Pectinidae
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Main reference
Natural History Museum Rotterdam (NMR). 2007. (Ref. 77634)
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Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 84 m (Ref. 89006), usually 0 - 40 m (Ref. 73831)

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Western Pacific. Tropical, subtropical, and temperate.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found intertidal on fine sand (Ref. 53). Creates large lettuce leaf-like formation on intertidal to subtidal depths among rubble and weed; a group of 5 to 20 specimens is often seen with surrounding epiphytic growths on the left valve (Ref. 101147). Living at 10-67 m (Ref. 89006). 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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