Bivalvia | Myida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 5 - 64 m (Ref. 117961). Temperate
Eastern Pacific, Atlantic and the Arctic. Temperate to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 5.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8227)
Minimum depth from Ref. 8227. Abundant in the interglacial sand (Ref. 123487). Also found on silt (Ref. 123488). Also in Refs. 8227, 83435.
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.
The British Flora and Fauna Database. 2007. (Ref. 8593)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)