Venerupis corrugata (Gmelin, 1791)
Corrugated venus
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Family:  Veneridae (venus clams)
Max. size:  7.7 cm SHL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthic; brackish; marine; depth range 0 - 40 m
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea: Norway to South Africa, east to Egypt, Gulf of Suez.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Buried in sand, gravel, or mud bottoms (Ref. 114581).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 13.03.06
Modified by: Abucay, Luisa - 15.07.22

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