Wavy Astarte

Gould, 1841

Astarte undata

Class:

Order:

Family:

Bivalvia

Carditida

Astartidae

Astartidae

Shell Information

Length (mm): 38

N/A

Chirality:

Description:

Ecological Information

Distribution:

Depth (m):

Newfoundland to Maryland

0 to 190 meters

Diet:

Suspension Feeder

Habitat:

Marine; Moderately shallow water

Misc. Facts

Citations

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Astarte undata Gould, 1841. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156747 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.