Tridacna crocea   Lamarck, 1819

crocus giant clam

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

| Veneroida | Cardiidae

Ambiente / Clima / Range Ecologia

; distribuzione batimetrica 0 - 20 m (Ref. 348), usually 0 - 20 m (Ref. 75831).  Tropical; 23°C - 30°C (Ref. 102835); 31°N - 30°S, 92°E - 178°W (Ref. 106696)

Distribuzione Stati | Aree FAO | Ecosystems | Presenze | Introduzioni

Indo-West Pacific: from Andaman Islands to Fiji Islands; north to Japan and south to New Caledonia and Queensland.

Length at first maturity / Size / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.0 cm SHL maschio/sesso non determinato; (Ref. 348); common length : 11.0 cm SHL maschio/sesso non determinato; (Ref. 348)

Short description Morfologia

The valves are greyish white, often fringed with orange or yellow both inside and out. They are triangularly ovate in shape. Mantle coloration is predominantly blue but shows great variability.

Biologia     Glossario (es. epibenthic)

Found in intertidal areas on corals (Ref. 75831). Life cycle: Embryos develop into free-swimming trocophore larvae, succeeded by the bivalve veliger, resembling a miniature clam (Ref. 833).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturità | Riproduzione | Deposizione | Uova | Fecundity | Larve

Life cycle: Embryos develop into free-swimming trocophore larvae, succeeded by the bivalve veliger, resembling a miniature clam (Ref. 833).

Main reference Bibliografia | Coordinatore | Collaboratori

Poutiers, J.M. 1998. (Ref. 348)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Threat to humans

  Harmless

Human uses

Pesca: commerciale
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Fonti Internet

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(; publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | GOBASE | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Scirus | Tree of Life | uBio | uBio RSS | Wikipedia (Go, ricerca) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown