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Scrobicularia plana   (da Costa, 1778)

peppery furrow

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Scrobicularia plana   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Bivalvia | Veneroida | Semelidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Alves, F., L. Chicharo, A. Nogueira and J. Regala. 2003. (Ref. 2851)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 5.4 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 101483); max. reported age: 5 years (Ref. 2823)

Environment

Benthic; depth range 7 - 9 m (Ref. 2851)

Climate / Range

Subtropical, preferred 8°C (Ref. 107945)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Indian Ocean, Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Depth based on occurrence (Ref. 2851, p. 719); to be replaced with better reference. Assumed maximum shell length from Ref. 101483; to be replaced with a better reference. Found in intertidal mudflats (Ref. 2823). 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

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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