Bivalvia | Not assigned
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 119 - 2926 m (Ref. 125511). Subtropical; 77°N - 22°S, 135°W - 36°E
Arctic, Western Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea: Greece, Turkey and North America.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
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.
Zenetos, A., E. Vardala-Theodorou and C. Alexandrakis. 2005. (Ref. 2684)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 4.7 - 14, mean 12.6 (based on 421 cells).