Common Pandora Clam

Dall, 1886

Pandora gouldiana

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Pandoridae

Pandoridae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 401611

Shell Information

Length (mm): 30

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Newfoundland to New Jersey

0 to 182 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine; Shallow water

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Pandora gouldiana Dall, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156932 on 2021-06-10

Morris, P. A. (1987). A field guide to shells: Atlantic and Gulf coasts and the West Indies (3rd ed.). Houghton Mifflin.