Bivalvia | Carditida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 2000 m (Ref. 125188). Polar; 81°N - 6°S, 74°W - 107°E
Northern Atlantic, Mediterranean, Arctic and Western Central Pacific: from Connecticut, USA to Svalbard and Kara Sea, southeast to Indonesia. Polar to tropical.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Main food based on another species of the same genus; to be replaced with a better reference (Ref. 96313).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
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.
Jennings, S., J. Lancaster, A. Woolmer and J. Cotter. 1999. (Ref. 3123)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models