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Pecten fumatus   Reeve, 1852


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Bivalvia | Pectinida | Pectinidae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 0 - 80 m (Ref. 89006).  Subtropical; 25°S - 51°S, 112°E - 178°W

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-West Pacific: from Shark Bay, Australia to Kermadec, and south to New Zealand.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 9.3 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. )

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Epibenthic (Ref. 66309). Living at 10 m to 73 m water depth (Ref. 89006), in coastal waters (Ref. 121746). Occurs in sandy-muddy sediments (Ref. 66309). Mainly found on silt-sand and coarse sand (Refs. 121744, 121746). Abundant offshore (Ref. 121738). Filter feeder; sifts plankton and detritus from the water column (Ref. 121745).

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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Dijkstra, H.H. and B.A. Marshall. 1997. (Ref. 89006)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
FAO - Aquaculture: production; | FishSource |

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Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(; publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | Gomexsi | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | PubMed | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 15 - 26.4, mean 18.3 (based on 336 cells).
Price category (Ref. 80766): Unknown.