Ornate Scallop

(Lamark, 1819)

Caribachlamys ornata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Pectinida

Pectinidae

Pectinidae

Image Voucher: 

ANSP 478366

Shell Information

Length (mm): 16-40

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Florida and Gulf of Mexico to Brazil

0.3 to 180 meters

Diet:

Suspension feeder

Habitat:

Marine

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase.?Caribachlamys ornata?(Lamarck, 1819). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=393707 on 2022-01-16

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.

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/