Cuspidaria rostrata   (Spengler, 1793)

Rostrate dipperclam

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

Bivalvia | Not assigned | Cuspidariidae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 119 - 2926 m (Ref. 125511).  Subtropical; 77°N - 22°S, 135°W - 36°E

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Arctic, Western Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea: Greece, Turkey and North America.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Deep-sea (Ref. 104365).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the class Bivalvia are mostly gonochoric, some are protandric hermaphrodites. Life cycle: Embryos develop into free-swimming trocophore larvae, succeeded by the bivalve veliger, resembling a miniature clam.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Zenetos, A., E. Vardala-Theodorou and C. Alexandrakis. 2005. (Ref. 2684)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

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BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | Gomexsi | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 4.7 - 14, mean 12.6 (based on 421 cells).
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown