Bivalvia | Cardiida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Pacific South America.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Depth estimate based on Family (Ref. 108635).
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.
Thatje, S., O. Heilmayer and J. Laudien. 2008. (Ref. 92479)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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CountriesFAO areasEcosystemsOccurrencesIntroductionsStocksEcologyDietFood items
Estimates of some properties based on models