Bivalvia | Veneroida
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; freshwater; brackish; depth range 1 - 8 m (Ref. 114655). Tropical; 19°N - 8°N, 73°E - 85°E
Western Indian Ocean: India.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found in backwaters (Ref. 98471). Occurs in fine sand, clay and silt just below the surface of soft bottom sediments (Ref. 105318). In general, suspension feeding bivalves mainly depend on phytoplankton and detritus material for nutrition (Ref. 107088).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Madhyastha, A. 2013. (Ref. 105284)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models