Common Egg Cockle

(Linnaeus, 1758)

Laevicardium serratum

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Cardiida

Cardiidae

Cardiidae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 9626

Shell Information

Maximum size (mm): 65

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Florida to Suriname

0 to 75 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine; Soft sand or mud

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Laevicardium serratum (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381803 on 2021-07-20

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/