Cuspidaria annandalei   Preston,  1915 (Clam)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Anomalodesmata
Family:Cuspidariidae

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Description
Size: Length 3.30-10.80 mm; height 2.30-6.30 mm; thickness 1.50-4.70 mm


Synonym (s)
Cuspisdaria annandalei Preston, 1915
Cuspidaria annandalei Preston, 1916
Cuspidaria annandalei Annandale and Kemp, 1916

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Seruanadi INDIA
• Orissa, Patsahanipur INDIA
• Orissa, Kalidai INDIA
• Orissa, Kaluparaghat INDIA
• Orissa, Barkul INDIA
• Orissa, Busandipur INDIA (Record: 01/03/1975)
• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 01/03/1975)
• Tamil Nadu, Ennore INDIA
• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Rao, NVS; Rao, KVS and Maitra, S (1991) Marine molluscs State fauna series 1: Fauna of Orissa Zoological Survey of India, Calcutta Part 3 1-175 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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