Amber Penshell

Gmelin, 1791

Pinna carnea

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Ostreida

Pinnidae

Pinnidae

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Shell Information

Maximum length (mm): 288

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

North Carolina to Venezuela

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine; Partially burried in sand or mud

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Pinna carnea Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420742 on 2022-09-28

Rosenberg, G. 2009. Malacolog 4.1.1: A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca. [WWW database (version 4.1.1)] URL http://www.malacolog.org/