Knobby Scallop

(Linnaeus, 1758)

Caribachlamys pellucens

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Pectinida

Pectinidae

Pectinidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 36-53

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Florida to Venezuala

0 to 20 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Caribachlamys pellucens (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=393708 on 2021-07-20

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.