Bivalvia | Veneroida
Raines, B. and M. Huber. 2012. (Ref. 93550)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic; depth range 10 - 50 m (Ref. 93550)
Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific: Mauritius to Japan and Hawaii and Easter islands. Tropical and subtropical.
Found on sand and rubble (Ref. 93550). 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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