Bivalvia | Veneroida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Northeast Atlantic, Africa-Inland water and the Mediterranean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Species has a chromosome numbers of 19 (Ref. 2787). Found in lagoons but can also live in open marine conditions or strong marine affinities (Ref. 2821). Species having a 5 years lifespan (Ref. 2823).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Species having a 5 years lifespan.
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 2003. (Ref. 538)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: highly commercial; aquaculture: commercial
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models