Caribbean Reef Clam

(J.E. Gray, 1838)

Periglypta listeri

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Venerida

Veneridae

Veneridae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 40-100

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

North Carolina to French Guinana

0 to 84 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase.�Periglypta listeri�(J.E. Gray, 1838). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420947 on 2022-01-30

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/

Mikkelsen, P. M., & Bieler, R. (28). Seashells of southern Florida: Living marine mollusks of the Florida keys and Adjacent REGIONS, bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press.