Yoldiella lucida (Loven, 1846)
iridescent yoldia
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Family:  Yoldiidae ()
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Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 38 - 811 m
Distribution:  Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. Subtropical.
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Biology:  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. (120744)
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Entered by: Bailly, Nicolas - 11.12.05
Modified by: Bato-David, Elizabeth - 17.06.14

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