Bivalvia | Veneroida
Harvey-Clark, C. 1997. (Ref. 7726)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 6.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7726)
Climate / Range
Atlantic and Mediterranean Sea: USA, Greece and North America. Subtropical.
From littoral rocks, sediments and other hard substrata (Ref. 1314). 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)