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Flexuose Cleftclam

Thyasira flexuosa (Montagu 1803)

Comprehensive Description

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Outside - white; Periostracum inconspicuous.; Inside - white
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Andrey Voronkov

Habitat

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Infaunal; On silty and sandy sediments; Sublitoral mainly; Widespread boreal-arctic
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Andrey Voronkov

Life Cycle

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Large eggs inside of sticky membrane; Direct development in protective capsule; Emergence as a benthic juvenile
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Andrey Voronkov

Distribution

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Greenland to off North Carolina; Bering Sea to off San Diego, California
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bibliographic citation
North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) Oliver, P.G.; Killeen, I.J.; Ockelmann, K.W. (2002). The Thyasiridae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of the British Continental Shelf and North Sea oil fields: an identification manual. <i>Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Systematics from the National Museum of Wales. BIOMÔR Reports</i>, 3. National Museums & Galleries of Wales: Cardiff, UK. ISBN 0-7200-0531-0. vi, 73 pp. Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell'Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L'Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
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Kennedy, Mary [email]
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Kennedy, Mary [email]

Habitat

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bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary
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WoRMS Editorial Board
bibliographic citation
North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) Oliver, P.G.; Killeen, I.J.; Ockelmann, K.W. (2002). The Thyasiridae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of the British Continental Shelf and North Sea oil fields: an identification manual. <i>Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Systematics from the National Museum of Wales. BIOMÔR Reports</i>, 3. National Museums & Galleries of Wales: Cardiff, UK. ISBN 0-7200-0531-0. vi, 73 pp. Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell'Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L'Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS) North-West Atlantic Ocean species (NWARMS)
contributor
Kennedy, Mary [email]
contributor
Kennedy, Mary [email]