Bivalvia | Myoida
MarineSpecies.org. 2050. (Ref. 3477)
Size / Weight / Age
Climate / Range
Southern Ocean: Antarctica, Argentina and Kerguelen Island. Temperate to polar.
It is found in forests of Macrocystis pyrifera (Ref. 92889). 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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