Atlantic Pearl Oyster

Roding, 1798

Pinctada imbricata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Ostreida

Margaritidae

Margaritidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 60.1

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

South Carolina to Texas

0 to 23 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Pinctada imbricata Roding, 1798. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207901 on 2021-07-20

Rosenberg, G. 29. Malacolog 4.1.1: A Database of Western Atlantic Marine Mollusca. [WWW database (version 4.1.1)] URL http://www.malacolog.org/