Hemimetis spectabilis (Hanley, 1844)
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Family:  Tellinidae (tellins)
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Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Western Pacific: China and Taiwan.
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Biology:  Found intertidal in sand and mud (Ref. 53). 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: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (119314)
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Entered by: Huang, Bonnie - 22.08.08
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 22.08.08

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